Foreigners

CLIMATE AND BEAUTY

The island enjoys a mild tropical maritime climate throughout the year. Nature lovers will be blissed out with the existing exceptional environment, white sandy beaches, varied inland landscapes with waterfalls, as well as a diversified flora and fauna. Golf lovers can play during any season of the year on the eight international calibre golf courses.

 

INVEST IN MAURITIUS SOCIAL, POLITICAL STABILITY AND SECURITY

  • Often cited as an example around the world, Mauritius is known for its peaceful, multi-ethnic and multi-faith nation.
  • The island is considered as the safest country in the Indian Ocean and its low crime rate makes it the ideal home away from home.
  • Mauritius possesses a stable political and social climate.
  • Solid institutions, based on the British democratic models, contribute to the country’s well being.

 

EASE OF DOING BUSINESS AND GOOD GOVERNANCE

  • A solid reputation with its exceptional quality of life and its regulatory environment, which is favourable for doing business.

 

ATTRACTIVE TAX SYSTEM

  • 15% income tax rate.
  • No wealth tax.
  • Tax-free dividends.

 

BECOMING A RESIDENT

  • You can obtain a resident permit on purchase of a property worth more than USD 375,000.
  • The resident permit is valid for a period of three years as long as you are still the owner of the property.
  • Following these three years, you can obtain a resident permit valid for a 10-year period. LEGAL

 

FRAMEWORK AND OTHER FACILITIES

  • Improved framework for personal data protection.
  • Asset protection – offshore.
  • Set-up and operating facilities.
  • Bilingual (English/French) and skilled workforce.
  • Secured banking and telecommunication system.
  • Appropriate legal framework with solid institutions.