Canadian Bankers Association

Canadian Bankers Association

March 18, 2008 11:19 ET

Majority of Bank Branches Open Easter Monday

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - The Canadian Bankers Association is reminding Canadians that all bank branches will be closed on Friday, March 21 for the Good Friday statutory holiday. The majority of branches will be open on March 24, Easter Monday, during their regular branch hours, with the exception of branches in Nunavut which will be closed for a territorial holiday.

Date Holiday Branches
Friday, March 21, 2008 Good Friday All branches closed.
Monday, March 24, 2008 Easter Monday Nunavut branches closed.
All other branches open for
business with regular branch

Branch openings on Saturday, March 22 and Sunday, March 23 may vary. Check with the individual branch directly for information on hours of operation.

For more information about bank holiday closures throughout the year, visit the CBA website at and click on "Consumer Information."

The Canadian Bankers Association works on behalf of 54 domestic chartered banks, foreign bank subsidiaries and foreign bank branches operating in Canada and their 249,000 employees to advocate for efficient and effective public policies governing banks and to promote an understanding of the banking industry and its importance to Canadians and the Canadian economy.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Bankers Association
    Melanie Minos
    (416) 362-6093, ext. 220 or Cell: (416) 587-7733