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Travel and COVID-19

You can find the latest information on how COVID-19 is affecting travel to Cyprus on the Re-open EU website and via the Cypriot Flight Pass website. COVID-19 travel information can change frequently, but you can find out what you should be looking out for on the front page of this guide.

Entry visa requirements


Although UK nationals are listed on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' website under categories of persons who do not require a visa to enter the country, this may not be the case for those entering for paid work.

Working fewer than 90 days?

Entry and Temporary Residence and Employment Permit is required

Additional requirements

Submitted by employer along with a contract of employment certified by Department of Labour

Must register with District Office of Aliens and Immigration or Central Offices in Nicosia within 7 days of arrival for fingerprints and photos.

Working for more than 90 days?

As per working less than 90 days. Maximum stay is 4 years.


€200 for entry permit, registration and temporary residence permit.

€170 where single permit procedures don’t apply.

Contact details

High Commission of Cyprus in the UK Website
13 St James’ Square
London SW1Y 4LB

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7321 4100
[email protected]

[email protected]

Honorary consulates: Birmingham, Leeds, Bristol, Glasgow, Dunblane, Londonderry

Planning a tour?

The information provided in this guide is for your reference only and does not constitute legal or immigration advice. The ISM recommends that if you have any doubts about your eligibility to enter any country, you contact a suitably qualified migration expert for each individual country in good time prior to intended arrival.