Consular and Diaspora Affairs

The Consular and Diaspora Affairs Division, in addition to providing a consular service to Seychellois and foreign nationals, is also responsible for the promotion and protection of the rights and interests of Seychellois abroad and exploring the possible contributions of the Diaspora.

The Division comprises two sections.

Consular Affairs

The Consular Affairs section is responsible for all consular services provided to Seychellois and foreign nationals. These include visa matters, authentication of documents, issuance of Seychelles Diplomatic and Official passports, and consular assistance to Seychellois abroad.

The section is also responsible for overseeing the network of Seychelles’ Honorary Consuls across six continents.

Diaspora Affairs

The Diaspora Unit is responsible for promoting the interests of Seychellois nationals abroad; engaging and interacting with them by facilitating their queries and providing the necessary support in connecting further with Seychelles.

Ms. Myrna Hoareau

Director General

The staff of the Division and their responsibilities

Ms. Shirley Low Meng

Director

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283614

slowmeng@mfa.gov.sc

Ms. Juana Alcindor

First Secretary

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283512

jalcindor@mfa.gov.sc

Mr. Travis Payet

Second Secretary

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283583

tpayet@mfa.gov.sc

Ms. Therèse Onezia

Third Secretary

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283603

mtonezia@mfa.gov.sc

Ms. Corinne Rose

Third Secretary

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283549

crose@mfa.gov.sc

Ms. Nissa Payet

Senior Office Asistant

Responsibilities

(+248) 4283584

npayet@mfa.gov.sc