- New year's day (January 1st)
- Good Friday
- Easter Sunday
- June 17th (Iceland's Independence day)
- Christmas eve (December 24th) after 12:00 o'clock
- Christmas day (December 25th)
- New year's eve (December 31st) after 12:00 o'clock
If you are working on these days you get paid according to a so called major holiday rate which is higher than the normal overtime rate.