REVIEW OF LICENCES ACT & LICENCE REGULATIONS
A Consultant, Mr. Edward Donelan is in the country conducting a review of the Licences Act and all Licence Regulations. Several meetings are being held with various stakeholders, both from the public and private sectors, over the course of 3 weeks to ensure that all bodies concerned with licensing are consulted during this process. This project, which is much anticipated by several Government entities and the business community, is an exciting project for the country. The report of the Consultant will be presented in September.
SLA Participates in the Job Fair on Praslin
The Seychelles Licensing Authority participated in the Job Fair which was held on Praslin on Friday 27th July, 2018. The Authority showcased vacancies, its services, the list of licensable activities and the license fees for each activity. Several groups of students and individuals were excited to learn more about the Authority.
Official Visit to Inner Islands
The Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of SLA conducted an official visit to Praslin and La Digue on Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July, 2018. The aim of the visit was to conduct staff meetings with the SLA staffs on Praslin and those on La Digue. Additionally, there were meetings held with several key stakeholders to discuss various issues affecting the two islands and how the Authority can help to improve the business environment on Praslin and La Digue, these stakeholders included the Praslin Business Association, the Seychelles Hospitality Tourism Association and representatives from the Police Department of both islands.