Holiday Schedule

Non-unionized administrative and support staff holiday schedule


Following is the schedule of Summer Fridays, statutory holidays and Christmas holidays in the year 2019 for non-unionized administrative and support staff.

For casual staff, please see the AMUSE Collective Agreement: April 2017 - April 2020


Statutory Holidays - 2019

Good Friday Friday, April 19, 2019
Easter Monday Monday, April 22, 2019
Victoria Day (Fête de Dollard) Monday, May 20, 2019
La Fête Nationale Monday, June 24, 2019
Canada Day Monday, July 1, 2019
Labour Day Monday, September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 14, 2019

Christmas/New Year's Holidays 2018-2019


During the Christmas period, the paid holidays will be from Wednesday, December 25, 2019 to Wednesday, January 1, 2020, inclusive (The 10th Summer Friday will be taken on January 2).


Summer Fridays - 2019


a) The first 9 Summer Fridays will be taken on the following dates:

  1. June 21
  2. June 28
  3. July 5
  4. July 12
  5. July 19
  6. July 26
  7. August 2
  8. August 9
  9. August 16
  10. Thursday, January 2 (10th Summer Friday)

b) The conditions covering the Summer Fridays are as follows:

i) Where the work of the department requires the attendance of some staff on that day, staff can  be obliged to work, but an additional day off should be given. Preferably, this should be granted on the Monday.

ii) Where staff members' vacation includes the Summer Fridays, the entire day will be excluded in calculating the number of vacation days taken.

iii) When it is necessary to work on a Summer Friday morning because of essential services, compensating time off or overtime pay on a straight time basis should be arranged. When it is necessary to work on a Summer Friday afternoon because of essential services, compensating time off on a straight time basis, or overtime pay on a time-and-one-half basis, should be granted.