Category: <span>COVID-19 Information</span>

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Announcement regarding the COVID-19 support measures of the government for the period 1.9.20 – 30.9.2020

Announcement regarding the COVID-19 support measures of the government for Period 7 (1.9.2020 – 30.9.2020) If you want to claim COVID-19 support benefits for the period 1.9.20 – 30.9.2020 you need to apply by Tuesday, October 6 2020.  The Special Unemployment Benefit which will be granted for the period of September and will be 500...

Important Announcement regarding ‘Food Coupons’ for Asylum Seekers
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Important Announcement regarding ‘Food Coupons’ for Asylum Seekers

ANNOUNCEMENT / ANNONCE/ إعلان Social Welfare Services (SWS) announced that, from October 2020, Material Reception Conditions for Applicants for International Protection will be provided through bank cheques instead of “food coupons”. These bank cheques will be mailed by post at the end of the month to the address on file for each individual. All Applicants for...

Schools- Late Registration for Academic Year 2020-2021
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Schools- Late Registration for Academic Year 2020-2021

All children, ages 5-18 years old, in Cyprus have a right to attend school for free, regardless of nationality or status. Please note parents are obliged to enroll their children in school if not the Police and/or Social Welfare Service will intervene.  School Registration Procedure: Pre-primary & Primary Education: fill in the DDE11 form (available...

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ATTENTION! COVID-19 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: New measures to reduce outbreaks

ATTENTION! COVID-19: IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT In order to reduce the outbreaks of Covid-19,  the following measures were decided by the government to take effect from today, 31/7/2020: The following  measures are activated from today at midnight and apply for all Cyprus: 1. Use of mask in closed crowded places (such as shopping malls, banks, supermarkets, hospitals,...