Cyprus Category F Visa

Cyprus Category F Visa

 The Cyprus Category F Visa is a permanent residency option under Aliens and Immigration Rules. It's for third-country nationals meeting income criteria. However, note that processing times are uncertain from June 2023. Eligibility:
  • Annual income of EUR 9568.17 (increased for dependents).
  • Covers spouse and children under 18.
  • Validity is unlimited, but the permit card is renewed every 10 years.

  • Income from abroad.
  • No work in Cyprus.
  • Dependents limited to spouse and children.
  • No property purchase required; rental is sufficient.

  • Apply at Civil Registry or Migration Department in Nicosia.
  • Biometrics needed.
  • Fees: EUR 500 + EUR 70 for an Aliens Registration Certificate (if needed).

  • Application form, passport copies.
  • CV, bank statements.
  • Income declaration, title deeds/rental agreement.
  • Clean criminal record, marriage certificate, children's birth certificates.
  • Translations in Greek/English, Apostille for foreign documents.

  • Clean criminal record for applicant and family.
  • Move to Cyprus within a year.
  • Residency cancelled if absent for two years, hold permanent residency elsewhere, or fail to establish a residence in a year.