VISA Information

  1. Covid-19 – Extension Of Visas & Grant Of Permission To Stay Residence Permits/Occupation Permits Holders. For more details should contact the Passport and Immigration Office on the following telephone No 2602073, 2109418, 2602206 or by email on or by using the Electronic Queue Management System (EQMS) – “moRendez-Vous” application for an appointment.

  2. Visitors are permitted to land for a stay not exceeding three months provided they have in their possession a valid passport duly visaed, return or onward passage tickets and adequate funds
  3. Issuance of visa requires at least one month
  4. No fee is claimed for issuance of visa.
  5. Application form should be sent with:
    (a) Passport, (copy of data pages)
    (b) a self-addressed stamped envelope and
    (c) proof of possession of ticket covering return to point of departure or onward destination
    (certificate from travel agent).
    (d) 2 passport sized photographs.
    (e) Hotel booking or letter of invitation.
    (f) Photocopy of passport page with date of birth.
    (g) Copy of US visa where applicable.
  6. Visa required, except for:-
    (a) holders of British Passports endorsed “British Citizen” or “British Dependent Territories Citizen”
    (b) Nationals of: Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominica, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany Utd, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland (Rep.), Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Monaco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Papua, New Guinea, Portugal, Qatar, Samoa (Western), San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore,
    (c) Solomon isl, South Africa, Spain, St. Christopher, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, U.S.A., Vanuatu, Vatican City, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

    NOTE: This list above may be subject to change, for more information go to:
    The Mauritius passport & immigration office web page
  7. Nationals of all other countries require a visa to enter Mauritius.
  8. Indian Nationals: Original passport required.
  9. Download VISA Application Form
    To print the visa application in Portable Document Format (PDF) you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader, free from Adobe Systems, Inc. You can download the Acrobat Reader version that is suitable to your system from the Adobe Acrobat Web Site. If you already have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed, you can click here to view or print the visa application.


  1. Smallpox - no vaccination certificate required;
  2. Yellow Fever - a certificate is required from travelers over infected areas.
  3. Cholera - no vaccination certificate required