In Thailand

Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global UK Visa application centres in Bangkok and Chiang Mai will be closed on the following public holidays in 2017:

Date Day HOLIDAYS 2017
2 January Monday New Year's Day (in lieu of Sunday 1 January)
13 February Monday Makha Bucha Day (in lieu of Saturday 11 February)
13 April Thursday Songkran Festival
14 April Friday Songkran Festival & Good Friday
17 April Monday Songkran Festival & Easter Monday
1 May Monday Labour Day & May Bank Holiday
10 May Wednesday Wisakha Bucha Day
10 July Monday Asarnha Bucha Day (in lieu of Saturday 8 July)
28 July Friday HM King’s Birthday
14 August Monday HM Queen’s Birthday (in lieu of Saturday 12 August)
13 October Friday Anniversary of the Death of King Bhumibol
23 October Monday Chulalongkorn Day
5 December Tuesday HM King's Birthday
25 December Monday Christmas Day
26 December Tuesday Boxing Day