Seychelles: New Remote Work Visa Launched

February 16, 2021 Lucy Halse

Key Points

  • Seychelles has introduced a new remote work visa
  • Applicants between ages 28 and 58 may apply
  • The visa is available for applicants who work remotely or have management-level positions
  • Individuals may work up to 30 days in Seychelles with the visa
  • Additional details on the new program will be provided soon


The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has announced a new remote work visa for individuals who want to work from the country remotely.

What are the Changes?

Seychelles will now be the second African country to offer a remote work visa, following the introduction of the Mauritius Premium Visa that was launched in October 2020.

Who Can Apply?

The new remote work visa is available to individuals between the ages of 28 and 58. The visa is available to applicants who hold management-level positions in their organization and those who are self-employed.

What Should Employers and Applicants Know?

Individuals can work remotely in Seychelles for up to 30 days with the remote work visa.

Looking Ahead

Additional details on Seychelles’ remote work visa will be provided soon.

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About the Author

Lucy is a Content Marketing Associate at Envoy Global.

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