Permanent Residence Permit for Investors

The Mauritius Permanent Residency Program for investors provides immediate permanent residency status for approved applicants who invest a minimum of US$375,000 in either a designated real estate project or a local business. After seven years of continuous residency (five years for nationals of Commonwealth countries), applicants are eligible for citizenship in Mauritius. 

Applicants who invest at least US$500,000 are eligible for fast-track naturalization in two years, though stricter physical residence requirements apply in this case.


Program at a glance

Program TypeGolden Visa Program
Time to citizenship2, 5 or 7 years
Time to permanent residencyimmediately upon approval
Minimum investmentUS$375,000
Physical presence requirement1 day per annum
Application processing time2-3 months
Citizenship grants visa-free travel to146 destinations, including Schengen countries
Contribution types availableProperty Investment, Business Investment

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