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Morcellement Clearance

Morcellement Clearance

The Authority is represented at the level of the Morcellement Board for the processing of applications for morcellement permits. For allocating morcellement permits, the following procedures are followed:

  • Applications are received at the WMA from the Ministry of Housing and Lands for examination.
  • The Authority conducts site visits in respect of the applications received.
  • For site which consists of 25 lots or above, a Percolation test has to be carried out and a Soil Investigation Report, duly signed by a Registered Professional Engineer of Mauritius (Civil) or a Soil Scientist, has to be submitted.
  • The WMA communicates the processing fees to the applicants.
  • Thereafter, recommendations are conveyed to the Ministry of Housing and Lands for the issue of relevant permits.