Expatriate Services


Occupation Permits

The Occupation Permit (OP) is a combined work and residence permit that allows a nonnational to reside and work in Mauritius. A non-citizen can apply for an OP under any of the following 3 categories:
1) Investor
2) Professionals
3) Self Employed

Our team can assist with the following for a smooth and hassle free transition to Mauritius:

  • Preparation of documents for applications for residence and work permits, visa, duty exemption
  • Office set up
  • Introduction to banks for personal bank accounts
  • Assistance with personal tax returns
  • Assistance with accommodation, house and car rental

Property Development Scheme (PDS)

The Property Development Scheme (PDS), which has replaced the Integrated Resort Scheme (IRS) and Real Estate Scheme (RES), provides the following:

  • the development of luxurious residential units on freehold land of an extent of at least 0.4220 hectare (1 arpent) but not exceeding 21.105 hectares (50 arpents);
  • The development of at least six (6) residential properties of high standing;
  • high quality public spaces that helps promote social interaction and a sense of community;
  • high-class leisure, commercial amenities and facilities intended to enhance the residential units;
  • day-to-day management services to residents including security, maintenance, gardening, solid waste disposal and household services; and
  • social contribution in terms of social amenities, community development and other facilities for the benefit of the community.

A non-citizen is eligible for a residence permit upon the purchase of a villa under the PDS scheme when he has invested more than USD 500,000 or its equivalent in any freely convertible foreign currency.
If you are considering relocating/ retiring in Mauritius, we can assist with the following:

  • The acquisition of property under PDS
  • General advisory services and assistance