CSG Child Allowance - Rs 2,000 Monthly : July 2023 to June 2024
As announced in the Budget Speech 2023/2024, a monthly CSG Child Allowance of Rs 2,000 will be paid by the Government of the Republic of Mauritius to children aged up to three years for the months of July 2023 to June 2024.
The MRA has been entrusted with the responsibility to pay the allowance.
In order to benefit from the allowance, an eligible parent should submit an application electronically to the MRA in respect of an eligible child.
Method of application
To enable the MRA to effect payment of the CSG Child Allowance, an eligible parent is requested to submit a one-time application and provide the bank account details of the eligible child or the bank account details held jointly by the eligible child and his eligible parents.
If an eligible parent has more than one eligible child, separate applications should be made for each eligible child.
On providing the required information, a one-time password (OTP) will be sent on the mobile phone number provided and the OTP will have to be entered in order to proceed with the application.
No application will be entertained after 30 September 2024.
Pre-requisite (please read this section carefully before submitting your application)
An eligible parent must ensure that he has the following at hand:
His National Identification Card (NIC);
His mobile phone;
The National Identification Card Number of the eligible child, and
Bank account details of the child held in his name or held jointly by him and his eligible parent.
After verifications by the MRA, the CSG Child Allowance will be paid:
to an eligible child, every month, directly in a bank account held by him in his name or held jointly by him and his eligible parent;
for three consecutive months immediately preceding that month an application was received, provided that the allowance is not paid for any month prior to the month of July 2023.
General information before making an application:
Eligible parent is recommended to use a recent version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as browser to file the application.
Kindly note that it is the responsibility of the eligible parent to make a correct and complete application.
Please ensure that you provide the name of the declarant, email address and telephone number as they will be used by MRA to communicate with you.
MRA Help Desk service on 207 6000 is also available during office hours from 08 45 to 16 30 on working days to assist applicants.