Opportunity: Judicial Opening on Court of Appeal of Seychelles

Opportunity:  Judicial Opening on Court of Appeal of Seychelles



Dear IAWJ Members,

The Commonwealth Secretariat has just shared news of a judicial vacancy on the Court of Appeal of Seychelles.  Anyone from any part of the world, who meets the requirements can apply- whether a resident or non-resident of Seychelles.  The court is not in session all the time.  See the vacancy announcement below and a link for more information. The deadline for applications is Thursday, August 17, 2017.



Chères Membres de l’IAWJ,

Le Secrétariat du Commonwealth a annoncé qu’il y’a une vacance de siège à la Cour d’appel des Seychelles. Toute personne qualifiée, de n’importe quelle région du monde, peut soumettre sa candidature – qu’elle soit résidente ou non des Seychelles. La cour n’est pas en session tout le temps. Retrouvez ci-dessous l’annonce de vacance et le lien pour plus amples renseignements. La date limite de dépôt des candidatures est fixée au jeudi.17 aout, 2017.



Estimados miembros de la IAWJ,

La Secretaría del Commonwealth acaba de comunicarnos una vacante judicial en el Tribunal de Apelación de Seychelles. Cualquier persona de cualquier parte del mundo que cumpla con los requisitos puede aplicar-  ya sea residente o no residente de Seychelles. El tribunal no se sirve permanentemente. Ver el anuncio de vacante a continuación y un enlace para más información. La fecha límite para las solicitudes es el jueves 17 de agosto de 2017.

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Position: Justice of Appeal

Location: Court of Appeal of Seychelles
Closing date: 17 August 2017


A vacancy exists for one post of Justice of Appeal in the Court of Appeal of Seychelles. Applications are invited from persons who are qualified under Article 122 of the Constitution of Seychelles.

These persons must be suitably qualified in Law and can effectively, competently and impartially discharge the functions of the office of Justice of Appeal under the Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles.

The Court of Appeal has jurisdiction to hear and determine appeals from a judgement, direction, decision, declaration, decree, writ or order of the Supreme Court and such other appellate jurisdiction as may be conferred upon the Court of Appeal by this Constitution and by or under an Act.

The salary, pension, gratuity, allowances and benefits attached to the post are set out in Section 9(1) of the Judiciary Act No. 9 of 2008.

For additional information, see


Applications by 17 August 2017 to:

Address: PO Box 1087, La Ciotat Building, Mt Fleuri, Mahe, Seychelles
Tel: +248 4322504
Fax: +248 4323112