U.S. Citizen Services

The U.S. Embassy in Port Louis provides a range of services for U.S. citizens residing in or visiting Mauritius and Reunion Island.

Routine services including U.S. passport applications or renewals, Consular Reports of Birth Abroad, and notarials are by appointment only.

To schedule an appointment at the Embassy, please click here.

We encourage U.S. Citizens in Mauritius and Reunion Island to enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP)  so that we can reach you in an emergency.

If your U.S. passport is lost or stolen and you need to travel urgently, please call +230-202-4400 or send us an email at  PTLConsular@state.gov.  Please note that emergency passports are only issued in real emergencies and evidence of the need for immediate, emergency travel should be submitted with your application.  You must appear in person to apply.

After-Hours Emergencies

For deaths, arrests, hospitalizations or other life-and-death emergencies involving U.S. citizens outside our regular business hours, please call +230-202-4400. Calling from the U.S., please dial + 1 301-985-8656.

Alerts and Messages

See all Messages and Alerts for U.S. Visitors to Mauritius.