Holiday Schedule

Non-unionized administrative and support staff holiday schedule


Following is the schedule of Summer Fridays, statutory holidays and Christmas holidays in the year 2021 for non-unionized administrative and support staff.

For casual staff, please see the AMUSE Collective Agreement: April 2017 - April 2020


Statutory Holidays - 2021

Good Friday Friday, April 2, 2021
Easter Monday Monday, April 5, 2021
Victoria Day (Fête de Dollard) Monday, May 24, 2021
La Fête Nationale Thursday, June 24, 2021
Canada Day Thursday, July 1, 2021
Labour Day Monday, September 6, 2021
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 11, 2021

Christmas/New Year's Holidays 2021-2022


During the Christmas period, the paid holidays will be from Friday, December 24, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021, inclusive (The 10th Summer Friday will be taken on Thursday, December 23, 2021).


Summer Fridays - 2021


a) The first 9 Summer Fridays will be taken on the following dates:

  1. June 25
  2. July 2
  3. July 9
  4. July 16
  5. July 23
  6. July 30
  7. August 6
  8. August 13
  9. August 20
  10. Thursday, December 23 (10th Summer Friday)

b) The conditions covering the Summer Fridays are as follows:

i) Where the work of the department requires the attendance of some staff on that day, staff can  be obliged to work, but an additional day off should be given. Preferably, this should be granted on the Monday.

ii) Where staff members' vacation includes the Summer Fridays, the entire day will be excluded in calculating the number of vacation days taken.

iii) When it is necessary to work on a Summer Friday morning because of essential services, compensating time off or overtime pay on a straight time basis should be arranged. When it is necessary to work on a Summer Friday afternoon because of essential services, compensating time off on a straight time basis, or overtime pay on a time-and-one-half basis, should be granted.

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