The first Monday of August is celebrated as the Civic Holiday in Canada. This day is a public holiday in some territories and provinces. Some government and private organizations remain closed on this day in some regions. So, let’s find out if Canada Post delivers or remain closed on Civic Holiday or not?
Canada Post Delivery on Civic Holiday:
No, Canada Post does not deliver on Civic Holiday (Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Newfoundland & Labrador). There will be no mail or package collection on Civic Holiday. Also, the parcel and mail delivery will not take place on this day. All the mail delivery and package delivery services will remain unavailable to its customers due to a holiday in the mentioned regions.
If you are looking for a mail or parcel delivery or if you want to place your order on Civic Holiday (Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Newfoundland & Labrador) then it is not good news for you that all the services of Canada Post are closed on this day. Either collect or place your orders prior to Civic Holiday or after the holiday to avoid inconvenience.
If you are worried about your urgent mail or packages then you can keep the list of Canada Post holidays of 2020 to avoid this kind of situation in the future. Check the holiday list below, plan things in advance according to the holidays, and take care of your mail or parcel deliveries on holidays.
|New Year's Day (National)||Jan. 1|
|Good Friday (National)||April 10|
|Easter Monday (National)||April 13|
|Victoria Day (National)||May 18|
|Patriots' National Day (Québec only)||May 18|
|Québec's National Holiday (Québec only)||June 24
|Canada Day (National)||July 1|
|Civic Holiday (Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Newfoundland & Labrador)||Aug. 3|
|Natal Day (Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia)||Aug. 3|
|New Brunswick Day (New Brunswick)||Aug. 3|
|British Columbia Day (British Columbia)||Aug. 3|
|Heritage Day (Alberta)||Aug. 3|
|Discovery Day (Yukon)||Aug. 17|
|Labour Day (National)||Sept. 7|
|Thanksgiving Day (National)||Oct. 12|
|Remembrance Day (National)||Nov. 11|
|Christmas Day (National)||Dec. 25|
|Boxing Day (National)||Dec. 26|
Is Canada Post Open on Civic Holiday?
No, Canada Post does not open on Civic Holiday. It is one of the most asked questions if Canada Post operates on Civic Holiday or on any other holiday. So, the clear answer to your question is that Canada Post does not operate, run any service, and work on holidays. Civic Holiday is considered as a public holiday and Canada Post Offices remain closed on this day. You can not visit the office of Canada Post for any particular cause. You have to wait for the next day to place your orders, register a complaint, and for any query. All the services continue and Post Offices open on the next day to the holiday.
Conclusion: So, as we mentioned above in a clear term that Canada Post Offices remain closed on Civic Holiday and your mail/parcel delivery will not take place on this day. This is the conclusion of all the information provided to you above.