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Office of the Ombudsman


  1. The role of the Ombudsman is to investigate into complaints against Government Institutions and seek redress to injustice if any, sustained in consequence of any alleged maladministration that may have been committed by any public officer or authority in the exercise of administrative functions.

b.The Ombudsman looks into complaints

      1. made by members of the public;
      2. when he is invited to do so by any Minister or other member of the Assembly; or
      3. if he considers it desirable to do so of his own initiative.
With the passing of the Constitution (Amendment) Act 2003, the Ombudsman will be empowered to investigate also into complaints against Local Authorities.

c.     (i) Any downloadable forms - None


        (ii) Any downloadable documents - The Annual Report of the Ombudsman.
Name of contact person

Mr Arvin Bhurtun,
Management Support Officer
Registry Section
Ombudsman's Office


Contact Details

2nd Floor, City Centre Building,
Cnr Corderie and Leoville L’Homme Streets, 
Port Louis




Phone Number

260 0111/260 0114


Fax Number 211-3125