Working in Mauritius

Mauritius has an economy based on agriculture, tourism and financial services. The island nation exports textiles, sugar and fish to France, the USA and UK amongst others. The services sector drives growth and makes Mauritius an attractive option for job seekers.

Working in Mauritius

Mauritius has a robust economy which continues to grow. Its major industries in financial services, tourism and transport offer early career and senior professionals many opportunities for employment. Taxation is low compared to many African countries, which is also a draw for workers. Healthcare for non-residents requires private treatment, so medical insurance is essential. Education is well provided for in Mauritius, making it attractive for professionals with families.

Mauritius - Need To Know




Mauritian Rupee (MUR)

Dialling Code


Official Languages


Capital City Airport

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport


Algeria (UTC +01:00)

How Do I Work In Mauritius?

Work Authorisation and VISA requirements
You will need a VISA to work in Mauritius. It is recommended to obtain employment there before applying, as your new employer can often sponsor your application. You can find out more information by visiting your local embassy website. More information is available using the button below.
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