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Citizenship and Passport information and Forms
All Citizens of Mauritius, either by Birth, Descent, Adoption, Registration or Naturalization, are eligible for a Mauritius Passport, provided that they satisfy all conditions prescribed by law.
Please see the following link with respect to resumption of Mauritian citizenship & Passport eligibility and information on how to apply with contact details at relevant offices.
Application for a new Mauritius Passport
Application to renew a Mauritius Passport
Application for passport endorsement
Application for travel document
Australian passport holders do not require a visa to enter Mauritius if the duration of stay does not exceed 60 days.
However, they will have to meet the normal immigration requirements below:
(i) valid return ticket,
(ii) proof of hotel accommodation/booking; or letter of accommodation mentioning full names of host and guest, copy of utility bill from host, their passport numbers and exact dates of visit (DATES SHOULD INVARIABLY TALLY WITH RETURN TICKET),
(iii) a valid passport (to allow re-entry into Australia),
(iv) proof of sufficient funds for upkeep in Mauritius,
(v) travel insurance,
(vi) eligibility to enter the country of origin after your stay in Mauritius, or any other countries being visited en route,
(vii) visitor should not engage in any gainful activities during the stay in Mauritius.
For business visits, same as above applies, plus a business invitation letter or a company letter explaining business visit.
In case of a foreigner who is a resident in Australia, and assuming no visa is required for citizens of their country to travel to Mauritius, their eligibility to re-enter Australia (on a permanent residence visa or other visa) would be checked.
The following link provides a list of countries whose citizens require visa or not, and conditions which apply.
Application for a Mauritius visa (if required)
Other Forms and Important Information
Application for Certificate of Character
Information sheet for Certificate of Character Application
Model Letter of Understanding for Certificate of Character
Model letter no new National ID card – Certificate of Character
Certificate of Character Application form
Other Forms and Information
Travel and Tourism Information
‘Mauritius was made first and then heaven, heaven being copied after Mauritius’. -Mark Twain
Mauritius is becoming one of the most popular destinations for tourists looking for a high-end holiday on an amazing tropical paradise island. Rich with lush forest, wild waterfalls, unique wildlife, rocky mountains, white sand beaches and breathtaking crystal clear turquoise lagoons, this island nation is a dream holiday destination for people from all over the world.
The following links will provide more information about travel to Mauritius.