Seychelles’s Constitution of 1993 with Amendments through 2017

Judicial Independence

Article 119. 1. The judicial power of Seychelles shall be vested in the Judiciary which shall consist of a. the Court of Appeal of Seychelles; b. the Supreme Court of Seychelles; and c. such other subordinate courts or tribunals established pursuant to article 137. 2. The Judiciary shall be independent and be subject only to this Contribution and the other laws of Seychelles. 3. Subject to this Constitution, Justices of Appeal, Judges and Masters of the Supreme Court shall not be liable to any proceedings or suit for anything done or omitted to be done by them in the performance of their functions. 4. An Act establishing a subordinate court or tribunal referred to in clause (1)(c) may grant to the person exercising judicial functions in the court or tribunal immunity from proceedings or suit to the extent provided in clause (3).

Attorney General’s Office

Article 76. 1. […] There shall be an Attorney-General who shall be appointed by the President from candidates proposed by the Constitutional Appointments Authority. […]

General Assembly - October 16, 2019

Report on the UN Basic Principles on the Independence of the Judiciary

Human Rights Council - June 24, 2019

Report on freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly of judges and prosecutors

General Assembly - October 25, 2018

Report on Bar Associations

Human Rights Council - June 22, 2018

Report on Judicial Councils

General Assembly -October 17, 2017

Report on Judicial Corruption and Organized Crime

Human Rights Council - June 12, 2017

Report on Judicial Corruption and Organized Crime