FTC VISION : Be the leading institution in the protection of consumers and the competition process for the promotion of socio-economic welfare. FTC MISSION :"Advocating & enforcing consumer rights and obligations whilst fostering a fair and competitive business environment in Seychelles.”

The FTC has the power to carry out investigations in relation to the conduct of business in Seychelles to determine if any enterprise is engaging in practices that are in contravention of the FTCA, FCA, CPA. Such investigations may be self-initiated by the FTC or be carried out following a complaint. All investigations are carried out by the staff of the FTC.

The FTC has the power:

  • To hold inquiries
  • To administer oaths
  • To summon and examine witnesses
  • To compel the production of such books, records, papers and documents necessary for the purpose of the investigation
  • To seize documents
  • To make test purchases
  • To inspect goods
  • To conduct hearings
  • To impose remedies or financial penalties
  • To conduct searches and seize documents or articles