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 2020 for non-unionized administrative and support staff.

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


Statutory Holidays - 2020

Good Friday Friday, April 10, 2020
Easter Monday Monday, April 13, 2020
Victoria Day (Fête de Dollard) Monday, May 18, 2020
La Fête Nationale Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Canada Day Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Labour Day Monday, September 7, 2020
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 12, 2020

Christmas/New Year's Holidays 2019-2020


During the Christmas period, the paid holidays will be from Friday, December 25, 2020 to Friday, January 1, 2021, inclusive (The 10th Summer Friday will be taken on December 24).


Summer Fridays - 2020


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

  1. June 26
  2. July 3
  3. July 10
  4. July 17
  5. July 24
  6. July 31
  7. August 7
  8. August 14
  9. August 21
  10. Thursday, December 24 (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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