Public Holidays / Closures
Public Holidays / Closures 2015
Public Holidays / Closures 2016


Visa application centres in Quito and Guayaquil will be closed on the dates specified in this page. During these days centres will not be accepting any applications or deliver passports.

Public Holidays / Closures 2015

Date / Month Day Holiday
01 January Thursday New year
16 february Monday Carnaval
17 february Tuesday Carnaval
19 march Thursday San José, holiday in Madrid
03 April Friday Holy friday
01 May Friday Labor day
15 May Friday San Isidro. holiday in Madrid
10 august Monday Holiday in Ecuador
09 october Friday Holiday in Ecuador
12 october Monday Spain National Day
02 november Monday Holiday in Ecuador
03 november Tuesday Holiday in Ecuador
07 december Monday Monday following Constitution day
24 december Thursday Christmas eve
25 december Friday Christmas
31 december Thursday New year´s eve

Public Holidays / Closures 2016

Date / Month Day Holiday
1 January Friday New year