Department of Community Services

Employment Standards

National Aboriginal Day

National Aboriginal Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the culture, heritage and achievements of Indigenous peoples of Canada.

The Government of Yukon conducted a survey last summer that asked Yukoners their thoughts on making National Aboriginal Day, June 21, a statutory holiday.

View the results:

Summary report  (519 KB)

Full report  (730 KB)

Copies are available upon request from the Community Services' Employment Standards branch  at: (867) 667-5944.