2024 Consulate Opening Hours and Holidays


2024 Holidays

The Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh is open from Monday to Friday in 2024 except for the following days:
1st Jan (Mon) New Year’s Day (substitute day)
2nd Jan (Tue) Japanese New Year Holiday 
3rd Jan (Wed) New Year Holiday (Scotland substitute day)
23rd Feb (Fri)  Emperor’s Birthday
29th Mar (Fri) Good Friday
1st Apr (Mon) Easter Monday (England &Wales)
6th May (Mon) Early May Bank Holiday
27th May (Mon) Spring Bank Holiday
15th July (Mon) Japanese Holiday
5th Aug (Mon) Summer Bank Holiday (Scotland)
26th Aug (Mon) Summer Bank Holiday
(England & Wales)
14th Oct (Mon)  Japanese Holiday
4th Nov (Mon) Japanese Holiday (substitute day)
2nd Dec (Mon) St. Andrew’s Day (substitute day) (Scotland)
25th Dec (Wed)  Christmas Day
26th Dec (Thu)  Boxing Day
30th Dec (Mon) End of Year Holiday
31st Dec (Tue) End of Year Holiday

Office Opening Hours: 9:30-13:00, 14:00-17:30
Consular Section Opening Hours:  9:30-12:30, 14:00-16:30