Employment

Official holidays in 2016

In Luxembourg, every employee benefits from 10 official holidays per year

01-fériésIn Luxembourg, the duration of the annual holiday consists of 25 workdays per year, regardless of the age of the employee. However, a collective convention or an individual agreement between employer and employee may allow a higher number of annual holidays. Added to the annual holidays are 10 official holidays per year.

Discover the dates for 2016.

  • 1 January - New Year's Day;
  • 28 March - Easter Monday;
  • 1 May - Labour Day;
  • 5 May - Ascension Day;
  • 16 May - Whit Monday;
  • 23 June - National Day;
  • 15 August - Assumption Day;
  • 1 November - All Saints' Day
  • 25 December - Christmas Day
  • 26 December - Boxing Day (St. Etienne)

(Article written by the editorial team of the portal www.luxembourg.lu)

  • Updated 04-01-2016