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Retail Business Holidays


2021/2022Retail 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 Saturday, January 1st   Closed
Family Day Monday, February 21st    No restrictions
Good Friday Friday, April 15th   Closed
Easter Sunday Sunday, April 17th Closed
Victoria Day Monday, May 23rd    No restrictions
Canada Day        Friday, July 1st   No restrictions
Labour Day     Monday, September 5th No restrictions
Thanksgiving Day      Monday, October 10th  Closed
Christmas Day            Sunday, 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.

Lynn Murray, Acting City Clerk

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

Phone: (613) 342-8772 ext 4431