Seychelles Fishing Authority

The Seychelles Fishing Authority (SFA) is a parastatal organization which functions as the executive arm of Government for fisheries and related matters. The Authority was created in August 1984 by the Seychelles Fishing Authority (Establishment) Act, at a time of intense development in the sector.


To be the leader in fisheries development and research in the Western Indian Ocean and Africa Region and to promote responsible and sustainable fisheries development and the maximisation for the benefit of present and future generation.


Establish the proper framework and conducive environment for the promotion of sustainable fisheries management and responsible fishing practices and the effective conservation and protection of the marine ecosystem.

Contact Details

Seychelles Fishing Authorty
Fishing Port,
P. O. Box 449
Mahe, Seychelles.

Telephone: (+248) 467-0300

Fax: (+248) 4224508



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