Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location: Mahe, Seychelles. Event: The Seychelles Fire and Rescue Services Agency are combatting a severe fire at the landfill in Providence, Mahe. Members of the public are advised to avoid Providence and the surrounding areas. Smoke from the fire has reduced air quality in and around Mahe. Actions to Take: Avoid Providence and surrounding areas on Mahe …

Read More»

Travel Advisory – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Travel Advisory – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (August 12, 2020) Location:  Mauritius and Seychelles Event: The Department of State, in close coordination with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has lifted the Global Level 4 Health Advisory. The Global Advisory, initially put in place on March 19, 2020, advised U.S. citizens …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 344 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 344 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (July 23, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 343 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (July 16, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 343 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 342 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 341 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (June 25, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 341 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (June 4, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 335 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (May 28, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 334 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (May 21, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (May 14, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (May 8, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (May 6, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 334 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

April 27, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 332 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 329 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 328 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

April 21, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 328 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 328 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (April 17, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 324 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (April 16, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 324 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 324 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 324 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (April 13, 2020)

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 324 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

April 10, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event:  The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 314 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (April 9, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 273 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

April 8, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 268 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (April 7, 2020) Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 244 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 227 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 169 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

April 1, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 147 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

March 31, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 128 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

March 30. 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 110 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (March 27, 2020)

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 81 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (March 26, 2020)

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 81 cases of COVID-19.   The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

March 26, 2020 Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 48 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 28 cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. U.S. citizens who are …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location: Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department)  Event: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed three cases of COVID-19. The government of Mauritius has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.  …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius (March 18, 2020)

Location: Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event: There are currently no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mauritius. The government of Mauritius has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. Mauritius …

Read More»

COVID-19 – Seychelles

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  10/28/20 Country-Specific Information: The Seychelles Department of Health has confirmed 153 cases of COVID-19. Effective May 4, 2020, the gradual easing of confinement measures was implemented. Restrictions on the movement of people are no longer in effect, however, social distancing measures remain in place. The majority of non-essential services and businesses are permitted to reopen, subject …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location: Mauritius, Seychelles, and Reunion (France – Overseas Department) Event:  On March 13, the Regional Public Health Agency of Reunion announced four confirmed cases of COVID-19 on the Island of Reunion.  As of March 13, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mauritius or Seychelles. Local authorities have implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius, Seychelles, and Réunion (France) Event:  There are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mauritius, Seychelles, or Réunion (France), however, the growing number of cases outside of China has resulted in increased screenings and potential 14-day quarantines.  Local authorities may impose additional border restrictions for travelers arriving by air and sea as the global …

Read More»

COVID-19 – Reunion Island

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  10/28/20 Country-Specific Information: Reunion (France) has confirmed 5,361 cases of COVID-19. Effective July 20, 2020, the wearing of masks in public is required with limited exceptions. The majority of non-essential services and businesses are permitted to reopen, subject to provisions outlined by the authorities. Masks are obligatory in public spaces where …

Read More»

COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  10/28/20 Country-Specific Information: The Mauritius Ministry of Health has confirmed 439 cases of COVID-19, however, there have been no confirmed cases of community transmission since April, 2020. Effective June 15, 2020, an additional easing of confinement measures was implemented. Certain health regulations remain in place including temperature screenings and mandatory face …

Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

 Location: Mauritius, Seychelles, + Reunion  Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions  There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.  The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.  Actions to Take:         Keep a low profile.   …

Read More»

Tropical Storm Calvinia

Tropical Storm Calvinia has changed to a Class 3 and U.S. Embassy Port Louis is closing. Please continue to monitor the weather news and act accordingly. Once the Class 3 warning has been lifted, the Embassy will reopen as scheduled.

Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Tropical Cyclone Gelena

U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens Tropical Cyclone Gelena   Date:   February 08, 2019 The Mauritius Meteorological Service has issued a cyclone warning Class 1 in Mauritius.  At 0400 hours this morning, tropical cyclone GELENA was centered at about 715 km to the north northwest of Mauritius, that is in latitude 14.5 degrees south …

Read More»

Closure of Embassy

The U.S. Embassy in Port Louis informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy will be closed on Monday, December 24 by order of U.S. President Trump. There will be no visa services or routine American Citizens Services available on that day. U.S. citizens with emergences should call 230-5-253-3641 for assistance. We would also like to remind …

Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Tropical Cyclone Cilida

Date:  December 21, 2018 The Mauritius Meteorological Service has issued a warning identifying Cyclone Cilida as a Class 1 storm. The active cloud mass associated with Cilida continues to influence weather over Mauritius. Given the proximity of Cilida and the presence of cyclonic winds near the center, a cyclone warning Class 1 is maintained in Mauritius. You …

Read More»

Demonstration Alert: Port Louis, Saturday, June 2, 2018

Location: Port Louis, Mauritius Event: The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens in Mauritius that the Collectif Arc-en-Ciel’s Pride Event at Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis on Saturday, June 2, 2018 has been authorized by the Mauritian police. The Embassy notes reports in the press and on social media that indicate a potential for counter-demonstrations. Actions …

Read More»

Scam Alert!

The U.S. Embassy is aware of an ongoing tender scam using our name to fraudulently request sample items or money.  If your business receives a tender from a “Mr. Kerry Collins,”  usa@embassytenders.com  or  info@embassytenders.com , please do not act on this request and contact us immediately at  Portlouis_GSO@state.gov U.S. Government procurement follows strict regulations outlined in the U.S. …

Read More»

Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy (Port Louis, Mauritius)

WEATHER UPDATE:  ‎‎The Government of Mauritius ‎has announced that there is no longer a cyclone warning in force in Mauritius.  The U.S. Embassy will be open and fully operational beginning Friday, January 19.  The Embassy advises U.S. Citizens to continue to exercise caution until the strong winds and heavy rains have subsided. Assistance: U.S. Embassy to Mauritius and Seychelles + (230) …

Read More»
Show More ∨