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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

Christmas Day                 Saturday, December 25th, 2021                 Closed


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.

Sandra MacDonald, City Clerk

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

Phone: (613) 342-8772 ext 4461