Our Vision

To develop the fishing industry to its fullest potential and to safeguard the resource base for sustainable development.

Overall Policy Objective

The long-term policy of the Government of Seychelles for the fishing industry is the "promotion of sustainable & responsible fisheries development & optimization of the benefits from this sector for present and future generations".

It is anticipated that this will be achieved via the:

  • Conservation & management of marine resources in order to ensure the sustainability and long term viability of the industry
  • Maximum generation of employment
  • Maximization of revenue from fisheries & other related activities
  • Promotion of an integrated economy
  • Food supply and food security enhancement
  • Promotion of safety at sea