From 1 October 2020, borders will be open to Mauritian nationals, residents and tourists travelling to Mauritius for long stays. Below regulations are applicable for travel for the month of October.
- All passengers (including children and infants) before travelling to Mauritius must hold a negative COVID 19 PCR test certificate for a test taken not more than 7 days before boarding at their final departure point.
- A printed COVID-19 PCR certificate is preferred and must be presented at the health counter in MRU airport.
- Passengers must wear masks and gloves when disembarking from the plane.
- Passengers must hold a travel package including accommodation, on a full board basis, at a designated hotel for a mandatory 14-day in-room quarantine. Passengers must hold proof of purchase and the travel package has to be booked from the MTPA website.
- Arriving passengers will have to undergo COVID-19 PCR test on the day of arrival at the airport, 7 and 14 days after the arrival date and should a COVID-19 PCR test reveal that a person is COVID-19 positive, they shall be transferred to a public medical institution for treatment.