50+ Retirement Visa

Mauritius allows individuals over 50 years of age who remit a monthly income of no less than US$1,500 to obtain a 10-year residence permit in the country.

After three years, the applicant is eligible for a 20-year permanent residence permit.

Following seven years of residency (5 for Commonwealth citizens), the applicant is eligible to apply for citizenship. 


Program at a glance

Program TypeIndependent Means Visa
Time to citizenship7 years (5 for Commonwealth citizens)
Time to permanent residency3
Minimum investmentNone. Proof of US$1,500 monthly income
Physical presence requirementNone at temporary stage
Application processing time2-3 months
Citizenship grants visa-free travel to146 destinations, including Schengen countries
Contribution types availableNo investment required

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