Bank accounts in Mauritius

Bank name Account type Account Opening Period Price
ABC Banking Corporation
Corporate account 3-4 weeks 500 USD
State Bank of Mauritius Ltd
Corporate account 3-4 weeks 500 USD
Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited
Corporate account 3-4 weeks 500 USD

Development of Mauritius banking sector allows to open accounts in local or offshore banks. You can choose one from more than 20 institutions, including foreign branches of Barclays, HBC. Clients have an access to trade finance, transactions with debit cards, deposits. To open an account it is not required to be physically present in the country – it is enough to appeal to the “Prifinance" officers services. We provide full customer support, from advice for choosing a bank and deposit currency (it can be almost any) until getting codes.

How to register a bank account in Mauritius

To activate corporate account it is necessary to hand over to the bank documents translated into English or French (or drawn up by these languages). There are:

  • copies of the registration certificate, charter/agreement, power of attorney appointing management, Certificate of Good Standing - apostilled;
  • register of management/shareholders;
  • share certificates, trust declaration;
  • copies of identification documents confirming addresses and bank references for all directors/ shareholders/administrators;
  • business plan and a description of the corporate structure of the company.
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