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Our Mission : To contribute towards the sustainable economic growth and development of Seychelles through prudent monetary policy and maintenance of a sound financial system

Welcome to the official website of the Central Bank of Seychelles

The primary objective of the Bank is to promote domestic price stability. The other objectives of the Bank are -

a) to advise the Government on banking, monetary and financial matters, including the monetary implications of proposed fiscal, credit policies or operations of the Government; and

b) to promote a sound financial system. Read more

The Interest Rate Corridor (IRC) shall be effective as from July 19, 2017 in line with the start of the new Minimum Reserve Requirement (MRR) maintenance period.


Other Key Indicators

Recent Updates

Banks' Interest Rates 19.01.2018

22 Jan 2018

Banks' Interest Rates 12.01.2018

15 Jan 2018

Banks' Interest Rates 29.12.2017

29 Dec 2017

Current Monetary Policy stance is maintained in view of modest forecasted inflationary pressures

27 Dec 2017

Banks' Interest Rates 23.12.2017

26 Dec 2017

Banks' Interest Rates 15.12.2017

18 Dec 2017

Financial Stability Committee Discussions

14 Dec 2017

CBS and FSA launch new National Financial Education Strategy to Stakeholders

12 Dec 2017

Consolidated Average Rates of Authorized Dealers

(January 23, 2018)
Buying Selling Mid-Rate Daily Change
USD 13.6625 13.9913 13.8269 0.0130
EUR 16.7536 17.2077 16.9807 -0.0198
GBP 18.5733 19.6180 19.0957 0.7457

Interbank Lending Rate for Week Ending 19-Jan-2018  Rate is  3.75 %

Inflation Rate for Dec 2017

Year on Year

12 Month Average

Month on Month




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Average Interest Rates on T-Bills as at 23 January, 2018




3.11 %

4.26 %

5.39 %

Read more Application for T-Bills


  • Procurement Policy

    The Central Bank of Seychelles’ (CBS) procurement activities are guided by its Procurement Policy. To better align these with best international practices and those of Government, in March 2015 the CBS’ Board approved revisions to the Policy. The Policy sets out amongst other things the approved procurement methods, bidding process, bid evaluation, award of contract, complaints handling and terms of contract.

    To access the abridged version of the Procurement Policy please click this link.

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  • Best Evaluated Bidder - Cash Cycle Management and Operations Facility

    Notice is hereby given that on 25th September 2017, the Central Bank of Seychelles (CBS) has determined that Giesecke & Devrient FZE of Dubai Airport Free Zone, 6WB, Dubai, United Arab Emirates was the best evaluated bidder and has been recommended for award of contract towards the development of a modern cash cycle management and operations facility for the CBS

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