Government offices are open Monday through Friday (excluding statutory public holidays) from 8:30 am to noon, and from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm. People can make an appointment with the relevant government office in advance if they require government services during public holidays.
There are 11 statutory public holidays in China. Major public holidays in 2017 are as follows:
New Year's Day:
Chinese (Lunar) New Year:
Tomb Sweeping Day:
April 2nd - April 4th
Dragon Boat Festival:
National Day & Mid-Autumn Festival