Public Holiday

in South Africa (Nationwide)

Nationwide EventsPublic Holiday

Where? South Africa

When? 25 September 2017

The Public Holidays Act (Act No 36 of 1994) specifies that whenever a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following shall be a public holiday.

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