|Passport /Visa:||No visa is needed for citizens of the United Kingdom, colonies of the Commonwealth and the European Community. Please refer to your travel agent for more information.|
|Health:||No vaccination is required for people traveling from non-infected areas.|
|Time Zone:||GMT + 4 hours; EST + 9 hours. Mauritius now has daylight saving Time, from 2008.|
(May -October): 22/26° C day & 16/20° C night.
Summer (November - April): 27/30° C day & 20/24° C night.
French is widely understood. The language of communication is Creole.
Rupee (MUR) 1 Rupee = 100 cents
GBP 1 = Rs 52 (As at Nov 2009) - No exchange control.
Government: Mon - Fri: 0900 - 1600
Banks: Mon - Fri: 0930 - 1430 Sat: 0930 - 1130
Commerce & Industry: Mon - Fri: 0900 - 1600 Sat: 0900 - 1200
|Metric System :||The metric system is in force for weights and measurements.|
of plants and other agricultural products is prohibited.
Dogs, cats, and other animals are subject to quarantine
Customs allowance: 200 cigarettes, 2L of spirits