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Welcome to the Paphos People information page where we have compiled as much local information for you as possible. If you're looking for information you can't fin here, then visit the Paphos People Forum and the members of our community will be able to help you.

Here you will find useful telephone numbers, direction and maps to local Cyprus government offices, help with immigration forms and how to apply for resident cards.

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CYPRUS IDENTITY CARDS - Instructions and form in English

It is compulsory that any eligible person who has attained the age of twelve to acquire and be in possession of a Civil Identity Card.
Civil Identity Cards are issued to the following persons:

- To citizens of the Republic
- To persons of Cypriot origin
- To alienís lawful inhabitants of Cyprus regardless of whether they have a permit for permanent or temporary residence.

Citizens, who may apply for replacement of the existing Civil Identity Card either because of loss or wear and tear or for any other reason, will from now on be provided with the new type of identity card.

Requested Documents

- A completed relevant application form (see below)
- A 4 X 3 cm photograph (passport size)
- Copy of Birth Certificate.
- Copy of Marriage Certificate in the case of a married woman who wants to change her surname or a Divorce Certificate in case of a divorced woman.
- Copy of Passport
- 3 copies of Alien Cord (1 copy of each page) or Yellow Slip.
- In cases of aliens lawful residents of Cyprus, the Alien Registration Certificate, the Residence Permit, the Birth Certificate translated into Greek and the Passport should be produced.
- Issue fee EUR8.54

Click here for Application Form in English

Useful Numbers:

  • Paphos Consumer Association - Tel: 26923954

  • European high commission - Your rights as a European citizen - Tel: 22817770

  • The EU Ombudsman can be contacted at his Strasbourg office via phone on 00-33-88172313 or via e-mail at

  • Emergency Services
    Police, Fire Brigade, Medical I Ambulance call either 199 or 112
    Paphos Police HQ 26 806 060
    Forest Fires 1407
    Paphos Hospital 26803 100
    Paphos Hopsital (ER) 26 306 100
    Polis Hospital 26 821 811

  • Municipalities
    Paphos 26 822 270
    Geroskipou 26 962 324
    Peyia 26621 244
    Polis 26321 321

  • Immigration Office Paphos 26 806 200

  • Immigration Office Limassol 25 805 200

  • Airports
    Paphos Airport Customs 26 812 438
    Larnaca Airport Customs 24 304 787
    Airport Enquiries 77 778 833
    (Paphos and Larnaca flight information)

  • Electricity Faults
    Paphos 1800

  • Water Co. Faults
    Paphos 26 932 374

  • Postal Service
    Paphos Main Office 26 818 520
    Monday to Friday 7.3Oam-l.3Opm & 3:00pm -6:00pm
    Wednesdays 7:3Oam-l.3Opm, Saturdays 9:00am -11:00am

  • Paphos Postal Offices
    Monday to Friday 7:3Oam-I:3Opm

  • Tourist Information
    Paphos 26932841


Pafos District Education Office - 00357 26 804512

The International School of Paphos (ISOP)


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