Residence By Investment

Mauritius has emerged as an attractive destination for individuals and families seeking a stable, tax-friendly environment to establish their residency. Beyond its natural allure, Mauritius presents a compelling proposition for those seeking to combine investment goals with the prospect of residency. Through its residence by investment program, Mauritius provides a pathway for individuals and families seeking to establish a new life in this tropical island.

2 Pathways to Residence by Investment

Mauritius offers two primary pathways to obtain residence by investment:

1. Property Investment: Investing at least USD 375,000 in an approved real estate project grants residency and paves the way for permanent residency as long as the property is owned. This option provides a tangible asset and the potential for capital appreciation. Read more on Mauritius real estate here.

2. Business Investment: Investing USD 375,000 into a qualifying business activity, in sectors such as agro-industry, renewable energy, financial services, and tourism, grants a 20-year residence permit. This pathway encourages entrepreneurship and contributes to the local economy.

Application Process for Residence by Investment

The application process involves the following steps:

1. Select an Approved Real Estate Project or Qualifying Business Activity: Identify an investment opportunity that aligns with your objectives and preferences.

2. Engage a Real Estate Agent or Business Advisor: Collaborate with a reputable real estate agent or a qualified business advisor specialising in residency by investment programs. They will guide you through the process and ensure compliance with regulations. Contact us to get in touch with some of the most reliable real estate agents or business advisors. 

3. Complete Application Formalities: Submit the duly completed application form along with the required documentation and fees.

4. Government Processing and Approval: The application is reviewed and processed by the relevant government authorities. Upon approval, the residency permit is issued.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How much to invest in Mauritius to get residency?

There are two primary ways to obtain residency in Mauritius through investment:

Real estate investment: Invest at least USD 375,000 in a designated real estate project. This investment grants residency and paves the way for permanent residency as long as the property is owned.

Business investment: Invest USD 375,000 in a qualifying business activity. This investment grants residency and also allows you to actively engage in the Mauritian business landscape.

2. How can I get permanent residency in Mauritius?

To obtain permanent residency in Mauritius, an investment of at least USD 375,000 in a property within an approved scheme is required. This property investment grants residency as long as you maintain ownership.

3. How much does it cost to buy citizenship in Mauritius?

To acquire citizenship in Mauritius, a minimum investment of $500,000 within the country is necessary, along with a requirement to have resided in Mauritius for a minimum of two years prior to the application. Please be aware that this process may present considerable challenges.

4. How do I get an investor visa for Mauritius?

To obtain an investor visa for Mauritius, a minimum investment of USD 50,000 in a business within Mauritius is required.

What We Can Do For You

We are a team of immigration experts and relocation advisors in Mauritius that can help you with all aspects of the company set-up process. Our team of professionals is well-versed in the Mauritian regulatory landscape and will guide you through every step, from selecting the right investment opportunity to obtaining the necessary permits. Whether you are investing in real estate or a business, we are here to provide comprehensive support and ensure compliance at every stage.

We begin by understanding your investment goals and preferences, enabling us to provide personalised guidance and recommendations. We will then handle all the administrative tasks, from preparing the required documentation to liaising with the relevant authorities, freeing up your time to focus on other aspects of moving to Mauritius.