Appointment of Acting Mayor of Victoria

Following the recommendations of the Members of the Association of the Districts of Victoria, President Wavel Ramkalawan has appointed Ms Lydia Charlie to serve as Acting Mayor of Victoria from 1st April 2023 until such time as the legislation has been enacted for the appointment of an elected Mayor.

Ms Lydia Charlie has been the Executive Director in the Office of the Mayor since January 2015 and has a career background in tourism promotion and development.

The post of Mayor of Victoria has been held since January 2017 by Mr David André who is now the Secretary General for Seychelles National Institute Of Culture Heritage & The Arts. His second term of office as Mayor expired in December 2022.