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Documents required

 
Documents to be produced upon registration for the Smart ID card
 
 
1.       New Registration
1.1  Citizen (18 Years):
 
·         Recent Birth Certificate*
·         Recent Marriage Certificate* (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address** (not older than 3 months)
·         Proof of Absence*** (for citizen who apply after the grace period of 6 months on attaining the age of 18.
*       A4 printed format in original
**  CEB bill, CWA bill, Telephone bill, Rent book, any other Official Correspondence (Bank,       employer, Universities, etc...)
*** E.g: Passport, Discharged letter from hospital, Prison, Official letter from Educational institution
 
1.2  Foreigner who acquired Mauritian Citizenship :
 
·         Citizenship Letter/Certificate from Prime Minister’s Office*
·         Foreign Birth Certificate *
·         Marriage Certificate (where applicable)*
·         Proof of Address (Local and/or Overseas)* 
·         Passport*        
  • Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable


1.3    Mauritian Descent (Person born abroad where one of the parents is a Mauritian citizen at time of birth) :

·         Process Sheet from Prime Minister’s Office (confirmation letter of eligibility for an ID card )
·         Foreign Birth Certificate
·         Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address (Local and/or Overseas)
·         Mauritian Parent’s Birth Certificate
·         Mauritian Parent’s ID (if available)
·         Passport (if available)
Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable
 

2.      Replacement for Lost / Damaged Smart ID card
2.1 Lost by Citizen
  
·         Police Memo (not older than 1 week)
·         Recent Birth Certificate*
·         Recent Marriage Certificate* (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address** (Not older than 3 months)
·         Invalid Pension card (applicable for Citizen receiving Invalid Pension)
Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable
*      A4 printed format in original
**  CEB bill, CWA bill, Telephone bill, Rent book, any other Official Correspondence (Bank,       employer, Universities, etc...)
   
2.2 Lost by Foreigner who acquired Mauritian Citizenship :
 
·         Police Memo (not older than 1 week)
·         Foreign Birth Certificate
·         Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address (Local and/or Overseas)
 
 
2.3 Lost by Mauritian Descent (Person born abroad where one of the parents is a Mauritian citizen at time of birth :
 
Same as list of document at 2.2 above
 
           
3.      ID Card Conversion
 
3.1 Conversion where citizen has the old laminated ID Card
 
      3.1.1 Citizen:
 
·         Laminated ID Card
·         Recent Birth Certificate*
·         Recent Marriage Certificate* (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address** (Not older than 3 months)
Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable
*       A4 printed format in original
**  CEB bill, CWA bill, Telephone bill, Rent book, any other Official Correspondence (Bank,       employer, Universities, etc...)
 
 
 
      3.1.2 Foreigner who acquired Mauritian Citizenship :
 
·         Old Laminated ID Card
·         Citizenship Letter/Certificate from Prime Minister’s Office
·         Foreign Birth Certificate
·         Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address (Local and/or Overseas)
Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable
  
      3.1.3 Mauritian Descent (Person born abroad where one of the parent is a Mauritian citizen at time of birth):
 
·         Old Laminated ID Card
·         Process Sheet from Prime Minister’s Office (confirmation letter of eligibility for an ID card )
·         Foreign Birth Certificate
·         Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
·         Proof of Address (Local and/or Overseas)
·         Passport (if available)
Official document evidencing a Divorce, Change of Name where applicable
 
3.2 Conversion without old Laminated ID card
 
·         Same as 3.1.1 for Citizen
·         Same as 3.1.2 for Migrated citizen
·         Same as 3.1.3 for Mauritian Descent
But instead of old laminated ID Card, citizen to bring a Police Memo

 
4.      Issuance of the Smart ID card
 
 
·         Collection Slip
·         Existing ID Card
·         Police memo (in case of loss of ID card)
 
Note:
To bring recent Birth Certificate and Marriage Certificate with relevant Annotation on documents in case of Divorce, Change of Name, Rectification, Adoption or any other court order.