The Government of Punjab, grants holiday on 25 November 2023 to the eligible employees employed in Punjab, who are the voters of Rajasthan,to vote in the General Elections of Legislative Assembly in Rajasthan.
Punjab permits Establishments to be open on all days of the year
08 Jun, 2023The Government of Punjab has permitted all establishments under the Punjab Shops and Establishments Act, 1947, to keep open throughout the year for a further period till 31st May 2024, subject to prescribed conditions.
Punjab Shops and Commercial Establishments (First Amendment) Rules, 2023
01 Mar, 2023The Government of Punjab has amended the Punjab Shops and Commercial Establishments Rules, 1958, to include provisions on exhibition of name board and penalty for non-compliance.
Circular mandating display of name board in Punjabi
03 Feb, 2023The Government of Punjab has mandated that the name board of all public and private shops and commercial establishments, and other institutions be displayed in Punjabi in Gurumukhi script by the 21st of February 2023.
Punjab Holidays List - 2023
13 Dec, 2022The Government of Punjab has released its list of holidays for the year 2023.
Punjab shops, establishments can remain open 365 days
08 Jun, 2022The Punjab Government permits all the establishments registered under the Shops and Commercial Establishments in the State of Punjab to keep open on all 365 days of the year, for a further period of one year i.e., up to 30 May 2023, unless it is revoked, subject to certain conditions.
Paid Holiday to establishments for Elections in Punjab
10 Feb, 2022The Government of Punjab has issued a notification for ensuring paid holiday on the 20 February 2022 for the General Elections to Punjab Legislative Assembly throughout the State of Punjab.
Paid Holiday on 14 February 2021 in Punjab for voting in Municipal Corporation Elections
04 Feb, 2021The Labour Department of Punjab declared 14 February 2021 as a paid holiday for the employees and workers employed in the shops and establishments to cast their votes in the Municipal Corporation/Council/ Nagar Panchayat Bye-Election.