Live & Work in Mauritius

Live and Work in Mauritius

Following the introduction of the Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006, it has become easier and more advantageous for a non-citizen to come, work and reside in Mauritius.

Businesses are able to start operations within 3 working days on the basis of self-adherence to comprehensive and clear guidelines making Mauritius more attractive to Foreign Direct Investments [FDI] through the rationalization and simplification of taxation and the dismantling of unnecessary bureaucratic obstacles.


Residence permit
Acquisition of Freehold property
Work permit
15% individual income tax on Mauritian source
Foreign source income is taxed only if transferred to Mauritius
Permanent residence potential
Promotion of “Regional Head Quarters”