Adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to Mauritius?

Yes, you need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to Mauritius. In Mauritius, people are using different power plugs and power outlets that are not compatible with plugs from Australia!

Mauritius und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Mauritius
COutlets of type CGOutlets of type GOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Mauritius?

Mauritius uses power plugs of type C and G. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Mauritius.

Country information

About Mauritius

Flag: About Mauritius

Mauritius is a country in Africa (Eastern Africa) with about 1.3 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 2 000 km². The capital of Mauritius is Port Louis (155 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Bihari languages and French.

Mauritius does not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .muCurrency: MURCountry calling code: +230Country Code : MU
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Mauritius?

The voltage in Mauritius is 230 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is equal to the 230 volts in Australia. This means that you can use all your electrical appliances without any problems.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Mauritius?

The utility frequency in Mauritius is 50 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in Mauritius.