Opening a bank account in Mauritius
It's fast and easy to open a bank account in Mauritius. Formalities are very simple and no subsequent efforts are needed. In general, Mauritian banks require evidence of identity (Passport - Identity Card), recent bank statements, a copy of your work permit and a proof of residence in the island. You can even fill up your application form online with some banks.
Before choosing your bank, check your current bank to get information about partnerships that could exist between your bank and Mauritian banks.
Good to know:
Before depositing significant amounts of money in your Mauritian bank account, you must provide information about the origin of funds. (applicable above a certain amount varying from bank to bank).
Banque des Mascareignes (Groupe Caisse d'Epargne)
Guide section: Bank
Latest guide articles
- Find a job in Mauritius
- Find an accommodation in Mauritius
- Retire in Mauritius
- What about your pets?
- Hash House Harriers - walkers and runners
- Emergency numbers in Mauritius
- Opening a bank account in Mauritius
- Health in Mauritius
- Move to Mauritius
- Driving in Mauritius
- Football Academy
- Email or chat
- Retirement question for USA expat
- Pet fee
- Good afternoon!
- Good afternoon! :)
- Relocating to Mauritius soon
- Canceling the lease
- settling in Mauritius
My Mauritian Garden
Journey of an Artist"Life in Mauritius"
Bite Sized Life Blog
Mauritius or Bust
The Mauritian Expedition
Boldly Voyaging the Multiverse! Proba...
Live and Work in Mauritius
Memoirs of an Expat
Get Blogged by JoKi