The Permanent Residence Permit allows a non-citizen to work and live in Mauritius for a period of ten years. The following categories are eligible for the Permanent Residence Permit.
Holder of Occupation Permit:
- Investor: The aggregate turnover should exceed MUR 45 million for the 3 years’ period preceding the application.
- Professional: The monthly basic salary is at least MUR 150,000 for three consecutive years immediately preceding the application.
- Self-Employed: The business Income of the applicant is at least MUR 3 million per annum for the 3 consecutive years immediately preceding the application.
Foreign national investor :
A foreign national who has invested a minimum of USD 500,000 into a qualifying activity is also eligible for the 10-year residence permit.
Agro-based industry, Audio-visual, Cinema and Communication, Banking, Construction, Education, Environment-friendly and green energy products, Financial Services, Fisheries and Marine Resources, Freeport, Information Technology, Infrastructure, Insurance, Leisure, Manufacturing, Marina development, Tourism and Warehousing, Initial Public Offerings.
- A retired non-citizen who has held a Residence Permit for three years and has transferred an aggregate of at least USD 54,000 to his account in a local bank during the three years immediately preceding the application.
Please refer to the guidelines on application for a Permanent Residence Permit for further information. – Source EDB Mauritius.