Public holidays 

The public holidays that will be observed by the New Zealand Embassy Tehran for the coming year are:

No. Day and date Holiday observed
1

Tuesday March 21

Nowruz
 2 Sunday March 26  Nowruz
3 Thursday March 30 Iran National Day
4 Sunday April 2 Sizdah Bedar
5 Sunday June 4  Demise of Imam Khomeini
6 Tuesday June 27  Eid-Al-Fitr
7 Thursday July 20 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
8 Sunday September 10  Eid-Al-Ghadir
9 Sunday October 1  Ashura
10 Sunday November 19  Martyrdom of Imam Reza 
11 Wednesday December 6  Birthday of Prophet Muhammad

Post Closure Days – The Embassy will observe the following 3 Embassy Closure Days:

Post closure days

  • Sunday 1 January - New Year’s Day
  • Thursday 17 August
  • Monday 25 December - Christmas Day