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Law, Regulation or Guideline
Record information and status
Record ID
48842
Status
Published
Date of creation
2009-05-26 02:13 UTC (j.francois@env.gov.sc)
Date of last update
2019-04-25 09:59 UTC (m.mjeremiemuzungaile@env.gov.sc)
Date of publication
2019-04-25 09:59 UTC (m.mjeremiemuzungaile@env.gov.sc)

General Information
Country
  • Seychelles
Title of document
Environment Protection Act 2016
Legislative details
Type of document
  • National Law
Subject areas
  • Human and/or Animal Health
  • Public awareness and participation
  • Transboundary movement (import/export)
Types of LMOs addressed
  • Animals
  • Plants
Brief description of the document including objective and scope:
The objective of the Environment Protection Act is to provide protection to biological diversity, public health from adverse effects of introduced Genetically Modified organisms.

Regulations in the Environment Protection Act apply to introduction of GMOs that may pose risks to the general environment,, biological diversity and human health.
Date of entry into force
2016-09-05
Document details
Document text
Regulatory contact information
Contact person
Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change
P.O.Box 445
Victoria
Botanical Gardens
Victoria
Seychelles
Phone:+248 670500
Fax:+248 610648
Email:m.mjeremiemuzungaile@env.gov.sc
Url:Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change