Work permit in the Republic of Cyprus

Work permit in the Republic of Cyprus

The lawyers of Arsen Theofanidis LLC ensure that all the necessary forms will be correctly completed and you will be represented at every stage of the process. We will also notify you in advance of what may be needed for a successful outcome.

The procedure for obtaining a work permit is the following:

An application for permission to enter, live and seek a job is submitted by the employer (not the employee).

The application is submitted to the migration department of the Republic of Cyprus.

In addition to the application, it is necessary to provide a contract of employment certified by the employment department of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security.

Duration of the work permit.

Non-EU citizens have the right to reside and work in Cyprus for a maximum period of 4 years. However, a number of employees have incentives for this limitation:

Highly qualified personnel working for companies with significant annual turnover;
Employees who work in companies with foreign capital; athletes and coaches, etc.