1971

1971

  • 22 March – Sir Bruce Greatbatch, Governor of Seychelles gave his assent to the National Provident Fund Ordinance (No. 4 of 1971)
  • 31 March – National Provident Fund (NPF) came into operation
  • Director: Mr A. Hewetson
  • Chair of the National Provident Fund Advisory Council: Mr Suleman Adam
  • By year end: 517 employers and 12, 012 employees registered
  • Nine staff members
  • Contributions: SCR2, 400, 000 (average per annum SCR200)
  • Benefits paid: SCR5, 429.50 (average per claim SCR123)

 

 

 

Source: SNPF Report for Year Ended 31 December 1971