Australian High Commission
Mauritius
Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar, Comoros, Reunion Island (consular)

Australian High Commission, Port Louis

 

Stay connected and up to date with the High Commission on Facebook and Twitter

 

Make an appointment to see us

 

You can contact the office and request an appointment by sending an email to: [email protected] 

Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 3.30pm.  You can reach us by phone during these hours on +230 202 0160.

Health, hygiene and social distancing measures are in place at the High Commission for staff and visitors.

Australians can call +61-2-6261 3305 from overseas for 24 hour emergency consular assistance.

We encourage Australians to register for updates on the Smartraveller website and to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updated local information.

 

Public Holiday Office Closure

 

The Australian High Commission office in Port Louis, Mauritius will be closed for a public holiday on Monday 2 November. The office will re-open on Tuesday 3 November.

If you are an Australian citizen and in need of urgent Consular assistance, please call our 24 hour emergency consular assistance number +612 6261 3305 or send an sms to +614 2126 9080

New Career Opportunity: Program Officer – Click here for more details

 

October Highlights

 

 

Introductory Meetings - Vice Chancellor, University of Mauritius and CEO of Polytechnics Mauritius

Welcome Breakfast with Executive Committee of Australian Alumni Association Mauritius

September Highlights

 

     

Welcome reception for new High Commissioner

 

       

Launch of Commemorative Envelopes and Stamps for 50 years of Diplomatic Relations between Australia and Mauritius

 

   

Launch of Business Without Borders Digital Mentoring Platform for Women Entrepreneurs of the Indian Ocean

 

Australia’s new High Commissioner, HE Dr Kate O’Shaughnessy, is accredited to Mauritius

 

 

 

The health and safety of Australians overseas is our highest priority.

If you have not already done so, please register your details with us to enable us to contact you should the need arise.

Click on this link to register with us: https://covid19.dfat.gov.auPlease note there is no need to register online if you have already registered with us by providing your details by email.

 

If you need consular assistance

 

For consular assistance, please call us on +230 202 0160 or email us at [email protected], which is monitored during business hours (Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 4.00pm.

Australians can call +61-2-6261 3305 from overseas for 24 hour emergency consular assistance.

 

Stay up to date

 

We provide consular advice and services to Australians in Mauritius, Madagascar, Seychelles, Comoros and Reunion Island. We encourage you to monitor our social media platforms – Twitter and Facebook – as this is our main way to keep Australians informed, including about international flights. 

You should also register for updates on Smartraveller, and can refer to the following for further information:

 

Stay informed - Country Information issued by local Governments

 

NB. Measures in country can change at short notice.

-  Mauritius: Ministry of Health and Wellness , Government of Mauritius Portal Be Safe MorisMauritius Police ForcePassport and Immigration OfficeAirport Terminal Operations Ltd , Mauritius Tourism and Promotion Authority,  Business Mauritius

Seychelles: Department of Health, Department of Foreign AffairsSeychelles International AirportSeychelles Civil Aviation AuthorityImmigration and Civil Status SeychellesSeychelles Tourism Board

-  Madagascar: Ministry of Foreign Affairs , Ministry of Transports, Tourism and Meteorology Ravinala Airports (Manager of Ivato Airport and Nosy Be Fascene)ADEMA - Regional Airports

- Reunion: Prefet de la region Reunion , Roland Garros Airport - Reunion

 

 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus​) and the Australian border

 

From 9pm AEDT 20 March 2020, only Australian citizens, residents and immediate family members can travel to Australia.

 

Visa processing

 

There is no longer a Visa Office presence at the Australian High Commission in Port Louis. 

Please refer to the following link for more information: https://mauritius.embassy.gov.au/plut/Visas_and_Migration.html

 

If you have not yet lodged an Australian Visa Application, you must contact the TLScontact for all pre-lodgement enquiries.
Website: https://au.tlscontact.com/

Telephone Number: +27 12 472 3800
 

Note: International call charges may apply if calling from overseas. There is an option to leave contact details and request a return call. The call centre is closed on South African public holidays.

After you have lodged your application you can contact Australia\'s Department of Home Affairs using its Immigration Enquiry Form. You will not receive a response if seeking to follow-up on an application that is currently within global visa and citizenship processing times.

For more information on visas please visit: Visa and Migration

 

 

Publications

 

Ducere African Children's Stories - Slam Poetry - Special Edition

Discover Robert Malherbe's Motherland Art Exhibition

Australian Alumni in Mauritius : Building a better future together !

 

 

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