Mauritius - Prohibited & Restricted ImportsMauritius - Prohibited Imports
Prohibited goods include ivory, tortoise shells and other endangered animal products, underwater fishing guns, certain second-hand motor vehicle parts and accessories, appliances containing chlorofluorocarbons, asbestos fibers, and publications/films/playable media of obscene character among others. A detailed list of prohibited goods is available online.
Restricted/controlled goods subject to an import permit include petroleum oils, rice, flour, syringes, drugs and psychotropic substances, firecrackers, arms and ammunition, and second-hand motor vehicles, among others. A detailed list of restricted imports is available online.
Mauritius Import Regulations Trade Development and Promotion