The public is hereby being informed that the Government has decided to extend the Temporary Restrictions of Movement Order 2021 as from Wednesday 31 March 2021 at 8 p.m. to Friday 30 April 2021 at 8 p.m.
As of Thursday 01 April 2021, persons who are holders of WAP will be allowed to remain outdoor on the island of Mauritius for the sole purpose of travelling from their place of residence to their place of work/business and back.
WAPs FOR SELF-EMPLOYED
Self-employed registered with MRA
MRA will arrange for appropriate procedures for the issue of WAPs for self-employed who are registered with the MRA.
Self-employed not registered with MRA
Self-employed who are not registered with MRA, will be assisted by the Citizen Support Unit (CSU) for filling of the online applications for WAP between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. from Mondays to Fridays. They should provide details of their National Identity Card and telephone numbers. The following telephone lines are available for assistance – 214 2005 – 214 1727 – 201 3530
Self-employed whose services are essential and are required to move in and out of the Red Zones should apply for Special WAP.
ELIGIBILITY FOR SPECIAL WAPs FOR RED ZONES
Employees of public and private sector organisations and private individuals, including traders, business operators, planters and distributors of food and food related items, domestic gas and other products who are essential for the running of the business/work who are required to move in and out of the Red Zones should apply for Special WAPs.
Likewise, those residing in the Red Zones and who are required to move out and in to attend to authorised business/work, and are not holders of a WAP, should apply for same on besafemoris.mu. Upon approval, they should apply for the Special WAP.
Only holders of approved WAPs are eligible to apply for Special WAPs.
PROCEDURES TO APPLY FOR SPECIAL WAPs
Application for Special WAPs should be made on besafemoris.mu. Applicants should provide details of their National Identity Card, approved WAP Permit Number and exact reason/purpose for moving in and out of Red Zones.