Mauritius - NPM Structure

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification June 21, 2005
UNCAT Ratification December 9, 1992
SPT Member Mr. Satyabhooshun Gupt Domah
NPM Type

National Human Rights Commission

NPM Legal Framework

NPM Act (No. 21 of 3 August 2012)

Law on the Human Rights Commission (The Protection of Human Rights Act 19/1998 of February 1999)

A specific division was established within the National Human Rights Commission of Mauritius to assume the NPM functions.