Application for issuance or renewal of identity card for adults
For the issuance or renewal of identity card for adult, the citizen has to submit the relevant application which you can find at the bottom of this page. Applications are submitted at the District Administrations, the Citizens Service Centers and Service Centers (Post Offices).
During the application procedure, a duly trained and authorized officer captures the biometrics (photograph and fingerprints) as well as the signature of the citizen.
In addition, for submitting the application the citizen must pay a fee of €30, as foreseen by the relevant law.
In case the application has been submitted from a person who acquired the Cypriot Citizenship through naturalization or by registration, she/he has to submit the following documents, together with the application:
- The original birth certificate
- The original naturalization certificate or registration
Application for issuance or renewal of Identity Card to a minor
Application for replacement of identity card due to loss or theft or wear
Application for issue/renewal/replacement of ID for citizens residing overseas
Issuance and receipt of Identity Cards
Identity Card validity
Identity cards issued are valid for ten (10) and five (5) years to adults and minors, respectively.
For more information you can contact the Administration Authorities, the Citizens Service Centers and the Service Centers (Post Offices).
For more information you can contact the Administration Authorities, the Citizens Service Centers and the Service Centres (Post Offices).