New development on COVID-19 ASP Health regulation in Seychelles update

Survivors Benefit

A benefit paid to an unemployed spouse or cohabiter of a deceased provided that the surviving spouse was depending on the deceased. If the latter has underage children who were depending on the deceased, they will automatically qualify for dependent benefit.


• The surviving spouse must be above 45 years old and was depending entirely on the deceased
• At the time of death the person is the legal spouse or common-law partner of the deceased contributor

• The surviving spouse is not in paid employment or self-employed
• The surviving spouse does not cohabit or marries another person during the period of receiving the benefit

For a period of one year

Documents Required
• Valid ID cards
• An active bank account details,
• Death Certificate of the deceased