The banner o the Seychelles wis adoptit on Juin 18, 1996. The oblique baunds seembolise a dynamic new kintra movin intae the future. The colour blue depicts the sky an the sea that surroonds the Seychelles. Yellow is for the sun which gies licht an life, red seembolises the fowk an thair determination tae wirk for the future in unity an love, whilst the white baund represents social juistice an harmony. The green depicts the land an naitural environment.