Cyprus offers various options for non-EU nationals to acquire residence or visa. Each of these residence or visa routes offer the additional advantage of leading to Cyprus citizenship, as long as the relevant criteria are met.
Our team provides advice for private or corporate clients on all aspects of immigration in Cyprus, including but not limited to:
The following categories of foreigners can receive a Visitors Permit:
Visas are issued by the consular authorities of Cyprus in abroad and they can be extended for a maximum period of 3 months. Visas with the term FINAL can only be extended by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs when special reasons exists (e.g. humanitarian reasons, holders of property in Cyprus etc).
In the case where foreigners from third countries receive visas from a consular authority of Cyprus and their aim is to achieve an extension in their stay, the term FINAL is not noted and the Civil Registry and Migration Department (C.R.M.D.) can accept relevant application after the submission of all the required documents, duly certified.