The Foreign Affairs Department provides transport to foreign officials on State, Official and Working visits to Seychelles. This service is provided by the Department’s Protocol Chauffeurs in their assigned VIP vehicles.
The Protocol Chauffeurs are trained in protocol etiquette, tour guiding, first aid, and self-defense, and have training and experience in VIP driving. They are responsible for the comfort, safety, and security of their passengers from the moment they step into the vehicle to the moment they step out of it.
The Protocol Transport Service is extended to foreign officials on the basis on their ranks. Foreign officials who benefit from this service are as follows: Heads of State/Government, Deputy Heads of State/Vice Presidents, Ministers, Heads of International/Regional Organisations and their representatives accredited to Seychelles, Ambassadors/High Commissioners accredited to Seychelles, Special Envoys and Seychelles Honorary Consuls on working visits.