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
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.
High Commission of Cyprus in the UK Website
13 St James’ Square
London SW1Y 4LB
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7321 4100
Honorary consulates: Birmingham, Leeds, Bristol, Glasgow, Dunblane, Londonderry
Planning a tour?
Travelling with instruments and equipment
Access the ISM's comprehensive guide to transporting instruments into the EU and Northern Ireland.
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.