Seychelles HR Outsourcing

With an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles is known for its beaches, coral reefs, nature reserves, and more. The country is actively working with the World Bank, IMF, and other development partners to support the conservation of its marine areas as well as other sustainability areas to boost the growth and prosperity of Seychelles.

As Seychelles continues to develop, many organisations that want to set up a brand or subsidiary there are often faced with the challenges of employment outsourcing. Africa HR Solutions is the go-to HR outsourcing expert across Africa, providing a tailored and comprehensive Seychelles HR outsourcing service, including Professional Employer Organisation (PEO), Employer of Record, payroll outsourcing and other ancillary solutions. With a dedicated team to assist you, we provide you the necessary support you need to implement your international business strategy with peace of mind.

Country Profile - Seychelles

Population: 0.1 mn

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): $1.12 bn

GDP Growth: -24.6%

Inflation: 10.5%

Foreign Direct Investment (% of GDP): –

Unemployment Rate: 4 %

Capital: Victoria

Currency: Seychellois rupee

Languages: Seselwa, French, English


Seychelles's Economy

Situated on the northeast of Madagascar, Seychelles has the highest GDP per capita in Africa. The country is very reliant on tourism and climate change brings forward some risks for the long term. Growth has declined due to the negative impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic, but Seychelles is working with the World Bank through its Country Partnership Program to boost sustainable prosperity and greater productivity.

Interesting Facts About Seychelles

Seychelles are the only granite islands in the world

The largest seed in the world comes from coco de mer, which is native to the islands

Seychelles is known to have the rarest endemic birds such as the bare-legged Scops owl

It is a relatively expensive holiday destination because of the mass importation of food items

Breadfruit is famous in Seychelles

Public Holidays in Seychelles

New Year

Labour Day

Liberation Day

Constitution Day

National Day

Good Friday

Easter Sunday

Corpus Christi

Assumption Day

All Saints’ Day

Immaculate Conception

Christmas Day

Employment in Seychelles

Employment contracts are recommended in Seychelles, which can be made in both verbal or written formats. Most employees choose a written agreement that consists of all information about their job position – a monthly wage, compensation, leaves, bonus if applicable, and termination requirements. Employees are entitled to vacation, sick and parental leaves. The standard workweek may not exceed 60 hours. Seychelles has free universal healthcare; private services are also available. Being the leader in HR outsourcing in Africa, we offer a comprehensive offering to ensure your business expansion to Seychelles is seamless and aligned to all regulatory aspects. We also devise a competitive benefits scheme to attract the best talent to your organisation while you dedicate your time to run your business.