The following entry requirements are given as a general guideline to the citizens traveling on tourism and does not apply to persons planning to work or emigrate to Mauritius.
A passport valid for at least six months, onward/return ticket, and proof of sufficient funds are required. Travelers must also provide a local address where they will be staying in Mauritius.
Visa conditions change regularly so for updated information please visit the visa requirements in Mauritius page.
Travelers coming from yellow fever-infected areas may be asked to present a yellow fever vaccination certificate.
Please note that this information is subject to change and you should check entry requirements with the Consular officials well in advance.
The Government of Mauritius does not recognize passports issued by the following Governments:
- The homelands of Botsphutatswana, Ciskei, Transkei, Venda or any other homeland existing in the Republic of South Africa
- Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
However, holders of such documents may apply for an entry permit and should not undertake any travel without prior authority.
Travelers should obtain the latest information and details from the diplomatic representatives of Mauritius in your country, the Mauritius Consulates where available or:
Passport and Immigration Office
Lislet Geoffroy Street, Sterling House, Port Louis
Tel: (230) 2109312-19 – Fax: (230) 2109322