Independence House

(+248) 4 293636

Enforcement Hotline

(+248) 4 303 930

Immigration

info@immigration.gov.sc

Birth Registration

(+248) 2 82 25 21

Death Registration

(+248) 2 82 34 09

Civil Status

info@civilstatus.gov.sc

Publications

Immigration Seychelles

Revocation of GOP of expats outside Seychelles

Merits of all posts to be re-assessed

  • 1165 requests from 296 organisations received for review

 Following the announcement that the GOP of all non-Seychellois nationals currently out of Seychelles have been revoked with immediate effect, a GOP (Gainful Occupation Permit) committee is being set up to re-assess the merits of all posts in the face of new economic realities based on submission of new applications.

Immigration Seychelles

With the re-opening of the Seychelles International Airport, Seychellois resident permit holders to stay at home under passive surveillance for 14 days

Guidelines that are to come into play as of August 1, when Seychelles re-opens its borders to commercial flights, were the focus of yesterday’s health press conference at the Sheikh Khalifa Diagnostic Centre.

Public health commissioner, Dr Jude Gedeon, explained that entry into the country would be conditional based on the pandemic situation in the country they are travelling from.

Final preparations before commercial flights resume

Final preparations before commercial flights resume

With only three days to go before the re-opening of the Seychelles International Airport for the resumption of commercial flights, President Danny Faure was yesterday briefed by government officials and private sector representatives on the final preparations underway.

Stakeholders also reviewed what will happen in the eventuality of a tourist testing positive for COVID-19 virus while in the country.

Immigration and Civil Status Seychelles

The Seychelles Immigration maintains an effective Border Control, Assess claims of citizenship of Seychelles and reponsible for the issuance of passports to citizens of Seychelles.

Immigration and Civil Status Seychelles

Living and working in Seychelles

All expatriate workers in Seychelles require a Gainful Occupation Permit (GOP). Without this, non-Seychellois are not permitted to work full time or part time, paid or unpaid.

Enforcement Hotline

(+248) 4 303 930

Independence House

(+248) 4 293636

Immigration

info@immigration.gov.sc

Civil Status

info@civilstatus.gov.sc