Why Rodrigues?

  • Corporate and income tax at a harmonized rate of 15%
  • 100% foreign ownership of business
  • Free repatriation of profits, dividends and capital
  • No capital gains tax
  • No minimum foreign capital required for launching a business
  • Exemption from customs duty on equipment
  • 5% registration duty on lease of land for construction and infrastructure
  • 50% annual allowance on electronic and computer equipment
  • Secure investment destination with prevalence of rule of law
  • Peaceful, multiethnic country with a unique lifestyle
  • Convenient time zone (GMT +4)


Rodrigues Investment Policy Forum

The Rodrigues Regional Assembly (RRA) in collaboration with the Board of Investment (BOI) is hosting the Rodrigues Investment Policy Forum on 13th and 14th October 2015 at Cotton Bay Hotel in Rodrigues.

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Rodrigues at a glance




Main exports

Main exports:

Dry octopus, dried-beans, frozen fish, honey, live animals.

Political system

Political system

Constituency of the Republic of Mauritius with a decentralized government system providing Rodrigues its autonomy. Governed by the Rodrigues Regional Assembly consisting of 18 members and an Executive Council headed by a Chief Commissioner.