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 2015 are as follows:
New Year's Day:
Chinese (Lunar) New Year:
Dragon Boat Festival: