Mauritius

Active Investor Visas

Mauritius offers residency with 10-year validity to individuals who invest at least US$35,000 in the country.

The residence permit is renewable upon expiry, subject to the business’ meeting certain performance requirements.

After three years, however, the applicant is eligible for permanent residency (subject to more onerous performance requirement).

After 7 years of continuous residency in Mauritius (5 years for Commonwealth citizens), applicants are eligible for naturalization and citizenship.

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Program at a glance

Program TypeActive Investor Visa
Time to citizenship7 years (5 for Commonwealth citizens)
Time to permanent residency3
Minimum investmentUS$35,000
Physical presence requirementNone at temporary stage
Application processing time2-3 months
Citizenship grants visa-free travel to146 destinations, including Schengen countries
Contribution types availableBusiness investment

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