Beau Bassin-Rose Hill
|Motto(s): "Tenax et fidelus"|
|• Lord Mayor||Mr. Fong Suk Koon Ken Fat|
|• Deputy Mayor||Mr. Cerveaux Jules Alain|
|• Total||20.2 km2 (7.8 sq mi)|
|Elevation||164 m (538 ft)|
|• Rank||3rd in Mauritius|
|• Density||5,111.5/km2 (13,239/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+4 (MUT)|
Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill (French: Villes sœurs; Creole pronunciation: [bobasɛ̃ ʁozil]) is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, it is administered by the Municipal Council of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill. According to the census made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 104,610.
Municipal elections are held every 6 years, the mandate of the Lord Mayor and the Deputy Mayor is two years, then another one is chosen by the members of the board through a system of voting. For the Municipal elections held in November 2012, the town of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill was divided into 6 wards compare to 4 previously.
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The football team which represents the town is the Union Sportive de Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill, its home stadium is the Sir Gaetan Duval Stadium, the team currently plays in the National First Division for the 2014-2015 season.
- John Kennedy College
- St Mary's College
- Loreto College Rose Hill
- St Andrew's School
- Collège de La Confiance
- Queen Elizabeth College
- New Devton College
- SSS Beau-Bassin
- New Eton College
The town of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill is divided into different regions.
Twin towns - Sister cities
Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill is twinned with:
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill.|
- "Ministry of Local Government and Outer Islands - Municipal and District Councils in Mauritius". Localgovernment.gov.mu. Retrieved 2014-03-08.
- Ministry of Finance & Economic Development (2016). "ANNUAL DIGEST OF STATISTICS 2015" (PDF). August. Government of Mauritius: 22. Retrieved 23 December 2016.
- "Municipales et villageoises : les 6 principaux changements" (in French). Le Defimedia. Retrieved 2012-11-18.