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AFRINIC office hours


Our regular business hours are 9am to 5.30pm (UTC +4) Monday to Friday except on public holidays (please see below the list of 2014 public holidays in Mauritius). However, our offices will also be closed in extreme circumstances, for example if there is a cyclone in Mauritius.


* AFRINIC office will be closed on the marked dates

** The exact date of this festival is subject to confirmation as its celebration depends on the visibility of the moon.

Date Public Holidays (Mauritius)
Wednesday 1 January * New Year
Thursday 2 January * New Year
Friday 17 January * Thaipoosam Cavadee
Friday 31 January * Chinese Spring Festival
Saturday 1 February Abolition of Slavery
Thursday 27 February * Maha Shivaratree
Wednesday 12 March * National Day
Monday 31 March * Ougadi
Thursday 1 May * Labour Day
Tuesday 29 July * ** Eid-Ul-Fitr
Friday 15 August * Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Saturday 30 August Ganesh Chaturthi
Thursday 23 October * Divali
Sunday 2 November Arrival of Indentured Labourers
Thursday 25 December * Christmas