Ethics Helpline

(248) 422 5517

Promoting values and ethics in the public service by administering the Public Officers’ Ethics Act and working towards greater accountability, transparency and integrity.
Working to enhance the highest standards of ethical conduct in the Public Service.
Administer and enforce the Public Officers’ Ethics Act which comprises the code of conduct and ethics for public officers and declarations of income, assets and liabilities for designated public officers.

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Why a code of conduct and ethics is important

  • Aims to foster the core values in the public service
  • Helps to encourage responsible behaviour


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  • Promoting an identity statement for the public service
  • Allows workers to benchmark their performances
  • Acts as a mechanism for curbing unfair treatment
  • Provides a measure of consistency in dealing with key issues

What they said

POEC Seychelles

"This Code of Conduct and Ethics sets out the moral values, professionalism and ethical standards considered necessary to achieve good performance."

Danny Faure, President of the Republic of Seychelles

POEC Seychelles

"The Code also plays an important part in developing the positive character of Public Officers, the aim being ultimately to promote good governance and improving the image of the Public Service"

Joseph Belmont, Former Vice President of the Republic of Seychelles

POEC Seychelles

"This Code of Conduct and Ethics will help Public Officers in Government and other public institutions to enhance their professional approach at work and ascertain a high standard of integrity, impartiality and transparency in their various responsibilities"

Anne Lafortune, Former CEO, POEC.

POEC Seychelles

"Only a civil service that maintains public trust can inspire the confidence of the people."

James Alix Michel, Former President of the Republic of Seychelles

 

POEC Seychelles

"The Code of Conduct and Ethics for Public Officers is intended for the purpose of enhancing these values and prescribing acceptable standards of conduct so as to improve productivity and boost credibility in the Public Service.”"

Lekha Nair, Former CEO, POEC

Mina Crea, CEO of the Public Officer Ethics Commission

"And when employees use ethics to guide their behaviour, perform their work with honesty and integrity, it enhances the reputation of the organisation. Therefore leaders and workers alike should adhere to a code of ethics in order to help create an ethical organisational culture"

Mina Crea, CEO, POEC

About the POEC

To administer and enforce the Public Officers’ Ethics Act which comprises of the code of conduct and ethics for public officers and declarations of income, assets and liabilities for designated public officers.

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Contact Us

Address: 1st Floor, Room 102,

Oliaji Trade Centre, Victoria, Mahe, Seychelles

Email: ceo.ethics@gov.sc

Tel: (248) 422 5517

Tel 2: (248) 422 6047