The acquisition of an IRS property with a minimum value of USD 375,000 entitles foreign buyers to a Mauritian residence permit.
In order to obtain a residence permit, you must meet a set of clearly established criteria that are available on the official website of the Economic Development Board of Mauritius.
Once you obtain your Residence Permit, your spouse and dependent children under 24 years old are also eligible for the Mauritian residence permit. The unmarried partner is granted a residence permit renewable every year. If you or your spouse wish to work, a Work Permit can also be obtained.
For retirees from 50 years and above: The new Premium Visa
The Premium Visa is valid and renewable for one year. It applies to any non-citizen who intends to stay in Mauritius for a period of one year as a tourist, a pensioner or a professional who wishes to live in the country with his family and carry out his activity or work remotely from Mauritius.
Our expert’s opinion: The Premium Visa is a wise choice for property buyers who are waiting for their construction to be completed.
Mauritius, and especially the untamed region of Bel Ombre, is a prime retirement and lifestyle destination in the warm tropical sun. Learn more about the benefits and conditions of the retired permit.
The Retired Residence Permit allows an eligible non-citizen to live in Mauritius for up to ten years, and is renewable thereafter. Subject to the transfer of at least USD 1,500/month for 3 years or USD 18,000 (approximate EUR 15,000) into your account per year of the permit term.