CERN official holidays

In accordance with Articles R II 4.38 and R II 4.39 of the Staff Regulations

Official holidays in 2023 at a glance

For full details about this year's holidays, please go here.

Date   Occasion
Monday 2 January Compensation granted for 1 January, New Year
Friday 7 April Good Friday
Monday 10 April Easter Monday
Monday 1 May 1 May
Thursday 18 May Ascension day
Monday 29 May Whit Monday
Thursday 7 September Jeûne genevois
Monday 25 December Christmas
Tuesday 26 December Compensation granted for 24 December, Christmas Eve
Friday 29 December Compensation granted for 31 December, New Year’s Eve

To add official holidays to your CERN Exchange calendar, follow these instructions. By doing so, you can access a provisional calendar of holidays for the following year, which is subject to change and is provided for information purposes only.

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