💳 Premium Visa visa of Mauritius
The Premium Visa aims at encouraging foreign nationals to come for a long stay as a tourist, a retiree or a professional willing to come with his/her family and work remotely from Mauritius, in a COVID-safe destination.
It allows a non-citizen to stay in Mauritius for a period of one year with an option to renew.An application must be submitted online. The e-visa application may be submitted as from 16 November 2020.
In order to qualify for the Premium Visa, the applicant must have proof of his/her long stay plans and sufficient travel and health insurance for the initial period of stay. The following criteria should also be met:
- applicant should not enter the Mauritius labour market
- the main place of business and/or source of income and profits should be outside Mauritius
- documentary evidence to support application such as purpose of visit, accommodation etc. and
- other basic immigration requirements.