Passport and Immigration office

Who we are

About Us

The Passport and Immigration Office is a branch of the Mauritius Police Force and works under the aegis of the Prime Minister’s Office as well as the Commissioner of Police. This Office is the sole authority in Mauritius which is empowered to provide Passport & Immigration Services.

The Passport and Immigration Officer is designated by the Minister to carry out the provisions of the Passport Act and the Immigration Act. We manage border control at ports of Entry and Exit, enforcing Immigration laws.

Services and Information

Mauritius Passport

Application for a new Mauritius
Passport

Custom Memo

Custom memo is applied by a returning citizen or a returning resident as per the Excise Act

Visa

Applicant should apply for a visa through our Diplomatic / Consulate Representatives

Resident Permit

Any person who wishes to seek employment in Mauritius should be holder of a Residence Permit

Occupation Permit

The Occupation Permit allows foreign nationals to work and reside in Mauritius

Travel Information

Any person entering or leaving Mauritius shall produce a valid passport issued to him

Eligibility for Mauritius Passport

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.

Extension Of Visas And Grant Of
Permission To Stay Residence Permits/ Occupation Permits Holders Amid Resurgence Of COVID-19 Pandemic
In Mauritius

Due to the impacts of COVID-19 there are travel restrictions

Useful Links

Prime Minister's Office
Mauritius Police Force
Ministry of Labour, Human Resource Development and Training
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration & International Trade
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The Economic Development Board (EDB)
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Supreme Court of Mauritius