The Tourism Authority is a real regulatory authority for the tourism sector, it is also the authority which issues operating permits for the various players in the tourism industry.
It therefore issues standards with which operators must comply, otherwise they will lose their right to practice.
This role is, in particular, essential in the villa rental sector in Mauritius.
The MTPA has thus defined safety standards applicable to all rental accommodation, issues permits and ensures that the products described correspond to reality.
Through this control action, it therefore forced dishonest owners and crooked intermediaries to fall back on the “informal” sector.
Contacting a rental company approved by the Tourism Authority therefore represents a guarantee of safety and the guarantee of a successful holiday ...