Mauritius Overflight Permit Regulation and Procedures

If you're an operator of a business jet or a commercial airline with plans to fly over Mauritius airspace, obtaining a Mauritius Overflight Permit from the Mauritius Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is mandatory. As a flight dispatcher, it's important to have a good understanding of the requirements for obtaining this permit, including the fact that the issuing of an overflight permit confirms that there is no political or security objection to your airline, aircraft, or country of origin/destination and that there are no outstanding navigation fees due to the ATC authority.

  1. What are CAA's working hours, including whether they are open on weekends?
  2. Which aircraft documents must be submitted with the overflight request?
  3. Are there any fees charged by the CAA for processing the permit?
  4. What is the official validity period of the overflight permit, as determined by the CAA?
  5. How can the Mauritius air navigation bill be obtained, either through IATA or a local agent?
The overflight procedures and requirements for Mauritius can vary depending on the nature of the flight and the aircraft involved. For example, commercial flights typically follow established air routes and obtain the necessary clearances from air traffic control. Private or non-commercial flights may need to apply for permits in advance and provide information such as the purpose of the flight, the route, and the type of aircraft, In general, it is important to comply with all the relevant regulations and procedures when flying over Mauritius or any other country's airspace. This helps to ensure safety, security, and efficient management of air traffic.

It is recommended that you consult with a reputable aviation services provider or a local representative to ensure that you have obtained all necessary permissions for your flight.

Mauritius Civil Aviation Authority Working Hours :


  • Mauritius Civil Aviation Authority working hours ( 24 Hours ).
  • Weekend In Mauritius ( Saturday and Sunday )

What Details Do I Need To Provide For Obtaining A Mauritius Overflight Permit :


  • Complete Flight Schedule
  • Entry Point and Exit Point
  • Lead Passenger Details ( Only for Passenger Flight )
  • Consignee and Consigner Details (Only for Cargo Flights)
  • List Of Required Aircraft Documents :
    1 - Air Operating Certificate ( Private Aircraft AOC Not Required )
    2 - Certificate of Airworthiness
    3 - Insurance Certificate
    4 - Noise Certificate
    5 - Registration Certificate

Is There Any Offical Mauritius Overflight Permit Processing Fees :


  • According To Mauritius Civil Aviation
Officially there is "NO CAA Processing Fees" applied for issuance of Mauritius Overflight Permits.

Maximum Validity Duration for Mauritius Overflight Permit :


  • Mauritius overflight permit is valid for +72 hours (from their initial requested schedule).

Who Handles the Payment of the Air Navigation Bill for Overflights in Mauritius :


  • Mauritius CAA will issue air navigation bills directly to the company that submit overflight permit requests.

Mauritius Sample Overflight Permits :


The issued overflight permit number must be inserted in Item 18 of your submiting Flight Plan.

  • Sample Permit Format
Mauritius Overflight Permit : To Be Advise

How Many Flight Information Regions Exist in Mauritius Airspace :


  • Airspace of Mauritius is currently having one flight information region (FIR).
  • Mauritius FIR ICAO Code is " FIMM "

Who Will Issue Mauritius Overflight Permits :


  • Mauritius Civil Aviation Authority
  • Postal Address : Department of Civil Aviation SSR International Airport Plaisance Plaine Magnien, Mauritius.

We Offer Below Mauritius Overflight and Landing Permits Category :


  • Charter and Private Operator Services
  • Overflight Permits
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  • Commercial Airlines
  • Monthly Block Permits
  • Seasonal Block Overflight Permits
  • Overfly Country Navigation Settlement
  • Business Jets and Airliners Services
  • Landing Permits
  • Airport Parking Slot Arrangement

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We have direct contacts with worldwide Civil Aviation Authorities (CAA) and in some countries in which CAA is only allowed to process permits through local agents, we have a very professional local representative team available to support our valued customers so that we would be able to arrange landing permits on a short term notice period.

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Travel Information :


Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.

  • Trou Aux Biches
For those who love snorkeling and swimming, Trou Aux Biches should be the first place to visit in Mauritius. With gentle sands shelving calm, shallow and clear water, this is an ideal place for a beach picnic with family and friends. If you love street food, hog at the numerous stalls and cafes along the coast. A variety of cuisines can be tried here.
  • Belle Mare Plage
For early risers, Belle Mare Plage beach in Mauritius is a good choice to enjoy the sunrise. Take a dip while the sun comes up; you would be glad to add Belle Mare Plage beach to your list of must-visit tourist attractions in Mauritius. Experienced swimmers can enjoy swimming in the currents, which are a bit stronger than other beaches in Mauritius.
  • Ile Aux Cerfs
Travelers from across the world come to Ile Aux Cerfs beach in Mauritius to spend time with folks and friends. Mostly jam packed during the weekend, it can be fun if sand and sun make a good combo for you. A cool and relaxing one among places to see in Mauritius, it has some wonderful lagoons too.
  • Pereybere
The Pereybere beach is quite popular among travelers. Keep it in your list of ‘places to see in Mauritius’, if you love deep sea diving and snorkeling. Even though the water is deep in comparison to other beaches on the island, it is pleasingly calm.
  • La Cambuse
Actually, you can’t be confused about which ones to pick among popular tourist attractions in Mauritius, if adventurous sports pump your adrenaline. Keep La Cambuse beach as a must visit. Termed as one of the undiscovered spots in Mauritius, it is located in the east of the airport. The white sand and crystal clear water will surely invite you for a dip, but beware, as it can be deceiving.
  • Le Morne
Le Morne beach is best for those who love water sports. Backed by Le Morne Mountain, it is a perfect place for swimming. However, one must stay aware of the different water sports activities going around.
  • Black River Gorges National Park
If wild adventure is your style, visit Black River Gorges National Park. Spread in an area of approximately 68 km, it is best for the photographers looking for flower and fauna. If you are a researcher, then the park field stations can come in handy to know more about the national park. While trekking, one can find numerous wild pigs, rusa deer, privets, and Chinese guava.
  • Casela World of Adventures
Excited about safaris? Experience the wildlife safari organized at Cascavelle, which is a must see out of many places to visit in Mauritius, especially for the daredevils. Yes, the open jeep rides and elephant rides here are not for the faint-hearted. Be prepared for a face to face with tigers and leopards roaming freely in the safari trails.
  • Parc Francois Leguat
Parc Francois Leguat is one of the sought after wildlife parks in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius. It is even called the turtle park, as there are hundreds and thousands of turtles of different ages. This place should be preferred if you are looking forward to some quality family time.
  • Trou Aux Cerfs
Trou Aux Cerfs, or the Murr’s Volcano, is a 605 m high dormant volcano that is located in Curepipe, Mauritius. Its well-defined crater is about 350 meters in diameter and is 80 meters deep. Experts believe that this dormant volcano could become active anytime within the next thousand years.

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