Public Holidays (in Algeria)

  1. Anniversary of the Triggering of the liberation war: 01st November.
  2. Independence Day: 05th July.
  3. Aïd El Fitr: End of the holy month of Ramadhan.
  4. Aïd El Adha: Sacrifice Feast.
  5. Aouel Moharram: first Day of the Hegire year.
  6. Achoura: 10th Day of Moharram month.
  7. El Mawlid Ennabawi: Birthday of the Prophet Mohammed, peace upon Him.
  8. Labour Day: 01st May.
  9. New Year day: 01st January.


Opening Hours (Embassy)

Algeria Time

  • Monday to Friday: 07:00 am to 11 am/12 am to 03 pm.
  • Saturday: 07:00 am to 10 am- For emergency situation.

Local Time

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00 am to 01 pm/02 pm to 05 pm.
  • Saturday: 09:00 am to 01 pm– For emergency situation.

Consular Section: Local Time

  • Monday to Friday: 09:30 am to 11:30 am/02 pm to 03:30 pm.
  • Saturday: 09:00 am to 01 pm – For emergency situation of Algerian nationals – no deliverance of visas.