Diplomatic Missions

There are over 100 foreign Diplomatic Missions accredited to Seychelles, 12 of which are resident Diplomatic Missions.

  • 3 are from Europe: France, Sovereign Military Order of Malta, and the United Kingdom
  • 1 is from Africa: Libya
  • 5 are from Asia: China, India, Japan, Russia, Sri Lanka
  • 2 are from the Americas: Cuba and the United States of America (USA)
  • 1 is from the Middle East: United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Currently, 7 Diplomatic Missions are headed by an Ambassador or High Commissioner (in Commonwealth countries such as India, Sri Lanka and UK). 5 of the Diplomatic Missions are headed by a Chargé d’Affaires (Libya, China, Japan , UAE and USA).

The longest serving Ambassador is H.E. Mrs. Alessandra Francesca Azais, Ambassador of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta and Dean of the Diplomatic Corps.