Working in Seychelles

The Seychelles economy is based on tourism, fishing and beverages. It is one of the most highly developed African economies and as a result, attracts much investment and attention from job seekers. The island nation exports tuna and frozen fish around the world, and has a thriving reexport sector.

Working in Seychelles

The Seychelles has a robust economy which continues to grow. Its major industries in financial services, tourism and transport offer early career and senior professionals many opportunities for employment. Taxation is low compared to many African countries, which is also a draw for workers. Healthcare for non-residents requires private treatment, so medical insurance is essential. Education is well provided for in The Seychelles, making it attractive for professionals with families.

Seychelles - Need To Know




Seychellois Rupee (SCR)

Dialling Code


Official Languages

English, French, Seychellois Creole

Capital City Airport

Seychelles International Airport


Algeria (UTC +01:00)

How Do I Work In Seychelles?

Work Authorisation and VISA requirements
You will need a VISA to work in Seychelles. It is recommended to obtain employment there before applying, as your new employer can often sponsor your application. You can find out more information by visiting your local embassy website. More information is available using the button below.
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Job Opportunities in Seychelles