Seychelles Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Seychelles
Capital city: Victoria
Currency: Seychelles Rupee (SCR)
Local time: GMT + 4
Telephone code: + 248
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import (tobacco and alcoholic beverages only for persons aged 18 years of age and older) by passengers if for personal or household use: ... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

A plant import permit issued by Seychelles prior to travel and a phytosanitary certificate issued by the national plant protection organization of ... More information

Export regulations:

Restricted: coco-de-mer (unprocessed), shells, live and processed fish and live tortoises. Processed coco-de-mer requires an export permit o... More information


All animals entering Seychelles require a permit to import issued by the Veterinary Services. Applications should be made to: Director General, Ani... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in the Seychelles Isl. (including passengers taking domestic flights to other Islands such as Pras... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Seychelles Rupee-SCR) and forei... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.