Check Tonga Public Holidays for the calendar year 2016. Check holidays dates in 2016 for New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, ANZAC Day, Emancipation Day, Official Birthday of His Majesty King Tupou VI, Birthday of His Royal Highness The Crown Prince Tupouto’s Ulukalala, Constitution Day, Tupou I Day and Christmas.
|2016 Tonga Public Holidays|
|1||January||1||Friday||New Year’s Day|
|5||June||6||Monday||Emancipation Day (Observed)|
|6||July||4||Monday||Official Birthday of His Majesty King Tupou VI (Birthday of the reigning Sovereign)|
|7||September||17||Saturday||Birthday of His Royal Highness The Crown Prince Tupouto’s Ulukalala (Birthday of the Heir to the Crown)|
|8||November||7||Monday||Constitution Day (Observed)|
|9||December||5||Monday||Tupou I Day (Observed)|
Note – In 2016, three days are observed in accordance with the Public Holidays Act (Cap.51), i.e. Emancipation Day (June 4), Constitution Day (November 4) and Tupou I Day (December 4), since these public holidays specified, falls upon a Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday, that public holiday shall be celebrated on the next following Monday.
Other public holidays such as Christmas Day, the day immediately succeeding Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, the official birthdays of the reigning Sovereign and the heir to the Crown, and ANZAC are observed on the actual days it occurred.