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Retail Business Holidays


2021 Retail Business Establishment Holiday

Pursuant to:

Retail Business Holiday Act, R.S.O., 1990 and

City of Brockville By-law 124-1992 as amended

Please refer to Section 3 of the Retail Business Holidays Act regarding exemptions for particular retail business establishments.

Holiday                                  Date                                                   Restrictions

New Year’s Day                  Friday, January 1st                           Closed

Family Day                           Monday, February 15th                   No restrictions

Good Friday                         Friday, April 2nd                              Closed

Easter Sunday                    Sunday, April 4th                              Closed

Victoria Day                         Monday, May 24th                            No restrictions

Canada Day                         Thursday, July 1st                             No restrictions

Labour Day                          Monday, September 6th                    No restrictions

Thanksgiving Day              Monday, October 11th                        Closed

Christmas Day                    Saturday, December 25th                  Closed

There are no restrictions on Easter Monday, August Civic Holiday or Boxing Day.

The Retail Business Holidays Act provides for fines of up to $50,000 or the total amount of gross sales for the holiday, whichever is greater.

Enforcement of the Retail Business Holiday Act in Brockville is the responsibility of the Brockville Police Department.

Sandra MacDonald, City Clerk

1 King Street West, P.O. Box 5000, Brockville, ON K6V 7A5

Phone: (613) 342-8772 ext 4461