In case where you lost your identity card or it has been stolen, you should report it immediately at any Police station and then make a Affidavit at the Court therefore. Both documents have to be submitted along with the application for the issuance of a new identity card.
During the application procedure, a duly trained and authorized officer captures the biometrics (photograph and fingerprints) as well as the signature from the citizen.
In addition, for the submission of the application the citizen should pay the fees foreseen under the relevant law, €30 for adults and €20 for minors.
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).