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Detailed Restriction/Reopening Information For Mauritius
Data Last Updated: September 30, 2020

General Information

Quarantine Required

Mauritius has officially reopened its borders to foreign visitors.  

All passengers are required to submit a negative PCR test taken no more than 7 days. They are also required to show proof of travel package purchase that includes accommodation at a designated hotel for the mandatory 14-day in-room quarantine. All visitors will also be tested on arrival and after 7 days and 14 days of their stay on the island. If the test returns positive, the visitor will be transferred to a medical institution for treatment.

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Mask Requirement

Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas where social distancing is not possible.

Internal Restrictions/Closures

Authorities in Mauritius have announced that restrictions on all economic and social activities, previously enforced to curb the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), will be lifted June 15. 

All individuals are required to wear protective facemasks in public spaces and workplaces and on public transport. In addition to previously reopened establishments, the following remaining services, facilities, and activities may resume from June 15:

Public beaches, parks, cinemas, village halls, community centers, and similar public buildings, gym/sports complexes, group sports activities, fairs, casinos and gaming houses, discotheques, recreational/amusement parks, and nature parks will be permitted to open to the public.

Religious and social gatherings, including weddings, will be permitted.

Most schools will resume July 1, instead of August 1, as previously stated.


Airlines & Transport

Travel restrictions will be relaxed further from Oct. 1, when borders will reopen and nationals, residents, and tourists planning long stays will be allowed to enter the country.

Status of Opening to Tourists

Information based on tourists place of residence being in that country for the last 14 days

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Information for Non-Tourists

Anyone entering Mauritius will be place in a government-run quarantine centre for a minimum of 14 days. This is a mandatory requirements and there are no exceptions.

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Cases

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Deaths

347

Cases Per Million
Recovering Well From COVID-19

Graph of COVID-19 Cases In Last 30 Days
For Mauritius

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