In Oman

Public holidays / closures

The VFS Global UK Visa application centre will close for business on the following public holidays in 2018:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2018
01 January Monday (In lieu of) New Year’s Day
29 March Thursday Easter
01 April Sunday Easter
17 June Sunday Eid Al Fitr*
18 June Monday Eid Al Fitr*
23 July Monday Renaissance Day*
22 August Wednesday Eid Al Adha*
23 August Thursday Eid Al-Adha *
11 September Tuesday Islamic New Year*
19 November Monday Prophet’s Birthday*
21 November Wednesday National Day*
22 November Thursday National Day*
25 December Tuesday Christmas Day
26 December Wednesday Boxing Day


Note: Dates for local holidays marked with an * are approximate and may vary by one or two days.