Open or closed: Holiday schedule for offices, facilities and services

Last updated December 13, 2022
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During the holidays, some Montréal facilities will be closed and some services may be offered according to different schedules.

Below is a list of Montréal facilities and services that will be open or closed on the holiday season, Easter (Good Friday and Easter Monday), Victoria Day, June 24, July 1, Labour Day and Thanksgiving.

Holiday season

Collections of household waste, bulky items, recyclable materials, food waste, green waste and dead leaves will take place across the city, with the following exception :

Lachine: Collections of bulky items cancelled (not rescheduled). The collection will resume on January 5.

Easter

To be confirmed

Victoria Day 

Montréal-Nord: Green waste collection postponed until May 24.

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day 

Montréal-Nord: Green waste collection postponed until June 25.
Ville-Marie: Collections cancelled (not rescheduled)

Canada Day

Montréal-Nord: Green waste collection postponed until July 2.

To find out the dates of collections in your borough, consult Info-Collectes.

Labour Day

Montréal-Nord: Green waste collection postponed until September 5.

Thanksgiving Day

Montréal-Nord: Green waste collection postponed until October 11

The opening hours remain the same, with the following exceptions:

Holiday season

  • December 26: 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • January 2: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m

Easter (Good Friday and Easter Monday): 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Victoria Day: 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

June 24 and July 1: 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Labour Day: 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thanksgiving Day: 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday season: Closed from December 23 to January 3 inclusively

Ville-Marie: Closed from December 23 to January 6 inclusively

Easter: Closed Good Friday and Easter Monday

Victoria Day: Closed

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day: Closed

Labour Day: Closed

Thanksgiving Day: Closed

Holiday season: Closed from December 23 to January 3 inclusively

Ville-Marie: Closed from December 23 to January 6 inclusively

Easter: Closed Good Friday and Easter Monday

Victoria Day: Closed

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day: Closed

Labour Day: Closed

Thanksgiving Day: Closed

The schedules of cultural and sports facilities vary depending on the borough. Check the facility’s schedule before you go.

Arenas
Pools
Librairies
Maisons de la culture and cultural centres

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Holiday season: Closed from December 24 to January 2 inclusively

Easter: Open

Victoria Day: Open

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day: Open

Labour Day: Open

Thanksgiving Day: Open

Parking restrictions remain in effect on holidays.

The Biodome, the Biosphère, the Botanical Garden, the Insectarium and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium are open, except for the following dates: December 24-25.

Plan your visit by visiting the Space for Life website.

Only cases of persons in custody will be processed in court during this period at the building on 775 Rue Gosford.

Holiday season:

The call centre will be closed from December 23 to January 3 inclusively. 
No applications for stays of execution will be heard between December 22 and January 4 inclusively. 

  • Counter at 775 Rue Gosford: Closed from December 23 to January 3 inclusively.
  • Counter at 303 Rue Notre-Dame Est: Closed from December 23 to 27 and from December 30 to January 3 inclusively. Open December 28 and 29.
  • Counter at 7275 Rue Sherbrooke Est: Closed from December 23 to 27 and from December 30 to January 3 inclusively. Open December 28 and 29.
  • Counter at 1405 Rue de l’Église: Closed from December 23 to 27 and from December 30 to January 3 inclusively. Open December 28 and 29.

Easter: Closed Good Friday and Easter Monday

Victoria Day: Closed

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day: Closed

Labour Day: Closed

Thanksgiving Day: Closed

The city’s administrative offices and borough halls are closed on statutory holidays.

Online services are available at all times if you want to submit an online request.

Requests sent by email will be processed as of the following dates:

Holiday season: January 4

Easter: April 19

Victoria Day: May 24

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day: June 25 and July 2

Labour Day: September 5

Thanksgiving Day: October 11