The SEAFDEC Departments Chiefs’ Meeting was convened in Iloilo City, Philippines on 10 December 2022. The SEAFDEC Secretary-General, Deputy Secretary-General, SEAFDEC Department Chiefs, and senior officials from the SEAFDEC Secretariat, TD, MFRD, AQD, MFRDMD, and IFRDMD attended the Meeting. During the Meeting, the recommendations provided during 54CM, 45PCM, and 25FCG/ASSP and progress of the follow-up actions made by the Departments were discussed. For the information-related matters, the Meeting took note of the results of the 23rd Meeting of SEAFDEC Information Staff Program, especially on the issues that need to be considered by the concerned Departments such as theme of SEAFDEC Calendar 2024, development of SEAFDEC e-News, new mechanism of the Special Publication Fish for the People. After the discussions on administrative and financial matters, the Meeting also discussed the preparation of the 55th Meeting of SEAFDEC Council in 2023.