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Register or renew as controller


Please read our g​uide​​ before proceeding.


Download registration/renewal application form in pdf version​ or word version​

Completed forms must be sent to:

The Data Protection Office

5th Floor Sicom Tower,

Wall Street,


Documents to be submitted at the time of registration are as follows:

1.   ​ ​A copy ​​of Certificate of Incorporation and/or the Business Registration Number (BRN) card or any other document confirming the existence of the said organisation.​​
​2. Any other related documents supporting the change of name, amalgamation or cessation of business issued by the Corporate and Business Registration Department (i.e. Companies Division).


Payment can be done at the Data Protection Office by cash or by cheque drawn to the order of the Government of Mauritius.

Kindly be informed that as from 01 August 2020, the Data Protection Office will NOT accept any combined cheques for payment of Registration/Renewal in respect of Controllers/Processors. All applications must be accompanied by their individual cheques.


Certificate of Registration

The validity of the registration certificate will be 3 years. The holder of a registration certificate will need to apply for the renewal of the certificate not later than 3 months before the date of its expiry.