Office access and opening times

Public holidays and information about accessing the British Embassy Kuwait

The Ambassador has agreed that the Embassy will observe the following holidays in 2017:

Date Holiday
Sunday 1 January New Year’s Day
Sunday & Monday 26/27 Feb Kuwait National & Liberation Day
Sunday & Monday 16–17 April Easter Holiday
Sunday - Tuesday 25 – 27 Jun Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Thursday - Sunday 31 Aug -3 Sep Eid al Adha (Haj Eid)
Thursday 21 September Islamic New Year
Sunday - Tuesday 24-26 Dec Christmas & Boxing Day

Kuwait holidays 2017