CONSULATE GENERAL OF
THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH
DUBAI-UAE

Time and Holidays

Timing and Holidays

The Consulate General of Bangladesh in Dubai remains open on every weekday except Fridays and Saturday. This Consulate General remains closed on Fridays and Saturdays and on designated Bangladesh and UAE public holidays. The list of public holidays for the current year is attached below. These holidays are subject to modification on the basis of instruction received from Government of Bangladesh from time to time.

1
Working Hour
0900 hrs to 1700 hrs from Sunday to Thursday
(1330hrs to 1400 hrs Lunch and Prayer Time);
2
Documents Sumission Time
0900 hrs to 1300 hrs
3
Documents Delivery Time
1400 hrs to 1700 hrs
4
Weekly Holidays
Friday and Saturday

LIST OF THE HOLIDAYS FOR THE YEAR 2017

Sl.
Occasion
Day
Date
Number of days
1.
New Year’s Day
Sunday
01 January 2017
01
2.
Martyrs’ Day & International Mother Language Day
Tuesday
21 February 2017
01
3.
Birthday of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman & National Children’s Day
Friday
17 March 2017
01
4.
Independence & National Day
Sunday
26 March 2017
01
5.
Bangla New Year’s Day
Friday
14 April 2017
01
6.
Shab-e-Meraj*
Monday
24 April 2017
01
7.
Lailutul Qadr*
Friday
23 June 2017
01
8.
Eid-ul-Fitr*
Sunday-Tuesday
25-27 June 2017
01
9.
National Mourning Day
Tuesday
15 August 2017
03
10.
Eid-Al-Adha*
Friday-Sunday
01-03 September 2017
01
11.
Arabic New Year’s Day*
Friday
22 September 2017
01
12.
Prophet’s (SM) Birth day
Thursday
30 November 2017
01
13.
Martyrs's Day
Thursday
30 November 2017
01
14.
UAE National Day
Saturday
02 December 2017
01
15.
Victory Day
Saturday
16 December 2017
01
Total
18
Number of Holidays that fall on weekends
08
Number of effective Holidays
09

Holiday will be observed subject to appearance of the moon.

Outreach Consular Service:

The Consulate General of Bangladesh in Dubai also renders outreach consular services on Fridays at the Bangladesh Association premises located at Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah , Dibba , Fujairah and Hatta. For details procedure and timing, please contact to the following telephone/mobile phones:

No.
Name of the City
Name of the Emirates
Day of service
Name of the Organization
Contact
01
Ajman
Ajman
4th Friday
Bangladesh Expatriates Welfare Association, Ajman
050-9677061, 055-7735942
02
Umm Al Quwain (UAQ)
Umm Al Quwain (UAQ)
4th Friday
Bangladesh Social and Cultural Centre, UAQ
050-8012838, 055-9452464
03
Ras Al Khaimah (RAK)
Ras Al Khaimah (RAK)
1st and 3rdFriday
Bangladesh Social and Cultural Centre, RAK/Bangladesh Islamia School, RAK
07-2234849, 055-4385943
04
Dibba
Fujairah
2nd Friday
Bangladesh Expatriates Welfare Association, Dibba
055-7491006,055-8040627
05
Fujairah
Fujairah
3rd and 4th Friday
Bangladesh Association, Fujairah
09-2231332, 050-9892434
06
Hatta
Dubai
3rd Friday
Bangladesh Expatriates Welfare Association, Hatta
050-5340384