2018 publishing and deadline dates

Notices for bank holiday period editions of each Gazette should be submitted as per the dates stated below. These dates apply to notices submitted manually or to www.gazettesubmissions.co.uk during bank holidays in England and Wales.

Late notices and withdrawals will be accepted at the discretion of the editor. Please contact The Gazette customer services team with any queries.

  • Self-serve submissions can be submitted to www.thegazette.co.uk at any time during bank holiday periods by organisations that have completed the registration and approval process. 
  • Registered and approved organisations are not subject to the publishing deadlines below. 
  • New organisation notice placers can only be approved by The Gazette customer services team during normal business hours.

If you are an individual notice placer submitting a deceased estates notice over a bank holiday period, please be aware that supporting documents will be checked when The Gazette offices reopen, and if necessary, we will change the claims date of the notice to the statutory claims period, in line with the publication date of the notice.

Easter bank holiday

The Gazette offices will be closed Friday 30 March and Monday 2 April 2018.

The London Gazette

The London Gazette will not publish on Friday 30 March and Monday 2 April 2018.  

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Thursday 29 March 2018

Tuesday 3 April 2018

Tuesday 27 March 2018 11.30am

Tuesday 3 April 2018

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Wednesday 28 March  2018 11.30am

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Thursday 5 April 2018

Thursday 29 March 2018 11.30am

The Thursday 5 April online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Edinburgh Gazette

The Edinburgh Gazette will not publish on Friday 30 March 2018.

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Tuesday 3 April 2018

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Thursday 29 March 2018 9.30am

The Friday 6 April online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Belfast Gazette

Due to the Good Friday bank holiday, The Belfast Gazette will publish online on a Thursday, rather than a Friday, as follows:

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Thursday 29 March 2018

Tuesday 3 April 2018

Wednesday 28 March 2018 3.00pm

The Friday 6 April online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

Early May bank holiday

The Gazette offices will be closed Monday 7 May 2018.

The London Gazette

The London Gazette will not publish on Monday 7 May 2018.  

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 4 May 2018

Tuesday 8 May 2018

Wednesday 2 May 2018 11.30am

Tuesday 8 May 2018

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Thursday 3 May 2018 11.30am

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Thursday 10 May 2018

Friday 4 May 2018 11.30am

The Thursday 10 May online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Edinburgh Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 4 May 2018

Tuesday 8 May 2018

Thursday 3 May 2018 9.30am

Tuesday 8 May 2018

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Friday 4 May 2018 9.30am

The Friday11 May online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Belfast Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 4 May 2018

Tuesday 8 May 2018

Thursday 3 May 2018 3.00pm

The Friday11 May online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

Spring bank holiday

The Gazette offices will be closed Monday 28 May 2018.

The London Gazette

The London Gazette will not publish on Monday 28 May 2018.  

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 25 May 2018

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Wednesday 23 May 2018 11.30am

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Wednesday 30 May 2018

Thursday 24 May 2018 11.30am

Wednesday 30 May 2018

Thursday 31 May 2018

Friday 25 May 2018 11.30am

The Thursday 31 May online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Edinburgh Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 25 May 2018

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Thursday 24 May 2018 9.30am

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Wednesday 30 May 2018

Friday 25 May 2018 9.30am

The Friday 1 June online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Belfast Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 25 May 2018

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Thursday 24 May 2018 3.00pm

The Friday 1 June online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

Summer bank holiday

The Gazette offices will be closed Monday 27 August 2018.

The London Gazette

The London Gazette will not publish on Monday 27 August 2018.  

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 24 August 2018

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Wednesday 22 August 2018 11.30am

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Wednesday 29 August 2018

Thursday 23 August 2018 11.30am

Wednesday 29 August 2018

Thursday 30 August 2018

Friday 24 August 2018 11.30am

The Thursday 30 August online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Edinburgh Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 24 August 2018

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Thursday 23 August 2018 9.30am

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Wednesday 29 August 2018

Friday 24 August 2018 9.30am

The Friday 31 August online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Belfast Gazette

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 24 August 2018

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Thursday 23 August 2018 3.00pm

The Friday 31 August online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

Christmas and new year bank holiday

The Gazette offices will be closed Tuesday 25 December 2018, Wednesday 26 December 2018, and Tuesday 1 January 2019.

The London Gazette

The London Gazette will not publish on Tuesday 25 December 2018, Wednesday 26 December 2018, and Tuesday 1 January 2019.

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Monday 24 December 2018

Thursday 27 December 2018

Thursday 20 December 2018 11.30am

Thursday 27 December 2018

Friday 28 December 2018

Friday 21 December 2018 11.30am

Friday 28 December 2018

Monday 31 December 2018

Monday 24 December 2018 11.30am

Monday 31 December 2018

Wednesday 2 January 2019

Thursday 27 December 2018 11.30am

Wednesday 2 January 2019

Thursday 3 January 2019

Friday 28 December 2018 11.30am

Thursday 3 January 2019

Friday 4 January 2019

Monday 31 December 2018 11.30am

The Friday 4 January 2019 online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Edinburgh Gazette

The Edinburgh Gazette will not publish on Tuesday 25 December 2018, or Tuesday 1 January 2019.

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 28 December 2018

Monday 31 December 2018

Thursday 27 December 2018 9.30am

The Friday 4 January 2019 online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.

The Belfast Gazette

The Belfast Gazette will not publish on Friday 28 December 2018. 

Online publication date

In print publication date

Copy deadline

Friday 21 December 2018

Monday 31 December 2018

Thursday 20 December 2018 3.00pm

The Friday 4 January 2019 online edition will return to the normal publishing and deadline schedule.