Mauritius residency gives you access to live in this beautiful country. This island nation is located in the Indian Ocean, about 1800 kilometres from the African mainland. The green mountains of the island and its white beaches arise from clear blue waters. Setting foot on the shore is like stepping into a dream.
- If you are self-employed and earn a minimum of MUR600,000 per annum, you can apply for an Occupation Residency visa. You need to earn this amount for the first two years and in the third year, you need to earn more than MUR 1,200,000.
- If you are a professional (not self-employed) and earn more than MUR60,000 per month, you can apply for an Occupation Residency visa. If you work in technology, the amount you have to earn per month is MUR30,000
To find out if you need a tourist visa to visit Mauritius, please use the VisaHQ tool below.
- If your spouse is a citizen or permanent resident of Mauritius, you are probably eligible for residency. If your spouse is a citizen, you can apply for citizenship after living together in Mauritius for a period of 4 years. Please note that your status of spouse needs to be legally recognised in this country.
Mauritius citizenship is well regarded globally. The country has a strong global reputation and a relatively neutral stance on most global geopolitical positions.
Mauritius’ powerful passport is highly ranked in most surveys. It has visa-free access to more than 140 countries and territories around the globe.
Mauritian citizenship is heritable in most cases. This means you may be able to pass your citizenship to your children.
Mauritius allows a second passport and multiple citizenships.
Citizenship Through family
If one or both of your parents were citizens when you were born, you are probably also a citizen.
Citizenship by marriage
If your spouse is a citizen or permanent resident of Mauritius, you are probably eligible for residency. If your spouse is a citizen, you can apply for citizenship after living together in Mauritius for a period of 4 years. Please note that your status of spouse needs to be legally recognised in this country.
Residency by investment:
Mauritius has a residency by investment program designed to encourage inward investment into the economy. The investment needs to be into a Mauritius based business tp access a residency permit.
If you invest more than USD 100,000 in business activity that will generate a turnover exceeding MUR 4 million (approx. USD 115,000) annually, you can apply for an Occupation Permit and Mauritius residency.