Pharmaceutical products introduction in Mauritius is subject to some restraints. Therefore, in case you are in possession of medicines, you must provide yourself with a prescription as a written proof.
Medicine and other banned products
However, it is of great importance to know that the introduction of some medicines, like the Di-antalvic, is strictly forbidden.
For any further information regarding medicines/drugs importation, contact the Health Ministry: 5th Floor, Emmanuel Anquetil building - Port-Louis (Tel: +230 201 1334 / 201 1462).
Moreover, there are also other bans on imported products which shall be considered. All breaches of the Mauritian law will be severely punished:
- Licence-less weapons.
- Drugs and narcotics.
Drink Driving and Crime
In case of any serious road accident, an Alco test will be made. The maximum tolerated level is 0.8g/l.
Mauritius is a safe destination with a low crime rate. Yet, do not walk by yourself in isolated regions, especially at night.