Consular Report of Birth Abroad
A Consular Report of Birth Abroad of Citizen of the United States of America is a formal document certifying the acquisition of U.S. citizenship at birth of a person born abroad to a U.S. citizen parent(s). It is a proof of U.S. citizenship. It is not a birth certificate, such as is issued by a government-authorized bureau or office of vital statistics.
Full instructions regarding the application form, supporting documents and fees are provided at the Travel.State.Gov website: Applying for a Consular Report of Birth Abroad
Fees are payable in cash only, in Mauritian rupees (MUR). We do not accept checks or credit cards for payment.
All non-emergency consular services for U.S. Citizens are provided by appointment only. U.S. citizens should contact the Consular Section at (230) 202 4432 or via e-mail for an appointment prior to visiting the Embassy to ensure the availability of consular staff.
Monday to Thursday: 7:30 to 16:45
Friday: 7:30 to 12:30