Miscellaneous Indian Consular Services

In Australia

Public Holidays/Closures

The VFS Global (India Passport and Visa service centres) will close for business on the following public holidays in 2017

New South Wales

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January Monday Additional Day - New Year's Day
26 January   Thursday Australia Day
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Easter Monday
25 April Tuesday Anzac Day
12 June Monday Queen's Birthday
2 October Monday Labour Day
25 December  Monday   Christmas Day
26 December  Tuesday   Boxing Day

Australian Capital Territory

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January   Monday Additional Day - New Year's Day
26 January Thursday Australia Day
13 March Monday Canberra Day
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Easter Monday
25 April Tuesday Anzac Day
12 June Monday Queen's Birthday
25 September Monday Family and Community Day
2 October Monday Labour Day
25 December  Monday Christmas Day
26 December  Tuesday   Boxing Day

Queensland

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January Monday Additional Day - New Year's Day
26 January Thursday Australia Day
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Easter Monday
25 April Tuesday Anzac Day
1 May Monday Labour Day
16 August Wednesday Royal Queensland Show (Brisbane Area Only)
2 October Monday Queen's Birthday
25 December  Monday Christmas Day
26 December  Tuesday   Boxing Day

South Australia

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January   Monday Additional Day - New Year's Day
26 January Thursday Australia Day
13 March Monday March Public Holiday
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Easter Monday
25 April Tuesday Anzac Day
12 June Monday Queen's Birthday / Volunteers Day
2 October Monday Labour Day
25 December  Monday Christmas Day
26 December  Tuesday  Boxing Day / Proclamation Day

Victoria

Date

Day

Holidays 2017

2 January

Monday

Additional Day - New Year's Day

26 January

Thursday

Australia Day

13 March

Monday

Labour Day

14 April

Friday

Good Friday

17 April

Monday

Easter Monday

25 April

Tuesday

Anzac Day

12 June

Monday

Queen's Birthday

  TBC

Friday

Friday before the AFL Grand Final

7 November

Tuesday

Melbourne Cup Day

25 December

 Monday

Christmas Day

26 December

 Tuesday

  Boxing Day

Western Australia

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January   Monday Additional Day - New Year's Day
26 January Thursday Australia Day
6 March Monday Labour Day
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Easter Monday
25 April Tuesday Anzac Day
5 June Monday Western Australia Day
25 September Monday Queen's Birthday
25 December  Monday Christmas Day
26 December  Tuesday   Boxing Day