ISO 3166-2:MU

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ISO 3166-2:MU is the entry for Mauritius in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Mauritius, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 3 dependencies and 9 districts.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is MU, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Mauritius. The second part is two letters.

Current codes[edit]

Subdivision names are listed as in the ISO 3166-2 standard published by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency (ISO 3166/MA).

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Code Subdivision name (en) Subdivision category
MU-AG Agalega Islands dependency
MU-CC Cargados Carajos Shoals
(local variant is Saint Brandon Islands)
MU-RO Rodrigues Island dependency
MU-BL Black River district
MU-FL Flacq district
MU-GP Grand Port district
MU-MO Moka district
MU-PA Pamplemousses district
MU-PW Plaines Wilhems district
MU-PL Port Louis district
MU-RR Rivière du Rempart district
MU-SA Savanne district


The following changes to the entry have been announced in newsletters by the ISO 3166/MA since the first publication of ISO 3166-2 in 1998:

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter I-4 2002-12-10 Error correction: Duplicate use of one code element corrected. Subdivision categories in header re-sorted Codes: (to correct duplicate use)
Port Louis (city): MU-PLMU-PU
Online Browsing Platform (OBP) 2020-11-24 Deletion of city MU-BR, MU-CU, MU-PU, MU-QB, MU-VP; Update List Source; Correction of the Code Source Deleted:
MU-BR (Beau Bassin-Rose Hill),
MU-CU (Curepipe),
MU-PU (Port Louis),
MU-QB (Quatre Bornes),
MU-VP (Vacoas-Phoenix)

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