1. One visa application form completed and signed by the applicant (or by his/her guardian in case of minor) along with two passport-size photographs.
2. A valid travel document (international/diplomatic/service passport or other) valid for at least three months after the intended date of departure from Cyprus and containing at least two blank pages. For a Pro-visa application, the passport should not expire in less than six months from the date of application.
3. Documents of proof of sufficient means of subsistence (bank statement, traveller cheques, confirmed payment of entire trip, document of sponsorship or proof of employment with salary information, for the duration of the intended stay in Cyprus.
1. For tourism
In the case of close relatives visiting citizens residing legally in Cyprus, a letter of Assumption of Responsibility should be completed by the host. The signature of the host should be certified by a certifying officer. Also, a copy of the passport or the identity of the host. In case the host is a foreigner, a proof of the legal residence of the host person.
In case the applicant is a property owner in Cyprus, a relevant national document (copy of the purchase contract/deed of sale etc.) proving that the applicant possesses the property in question. The applicant should be in a position to present originals.
Citizens visiting Cyprus for private/tourism purposes should submit one document relating to accommodation (invitation from the host if staying with one, document from the establishment providing accommodation) and one document relating to itinerary.
2. For business/official delegations
In case of applicants members of official delegations, a letter issued by a competent Russian authority confirming that the applicant is a member of its delegation travelling to Cyprus and copy of the official invitation.
In case of business people and participants in scientific and other activities, a written request from a host authority to attend meetings, conferences and other events connected with the capacity of the applicant.
It can take up to 15 days, to review the documents and issue a visa.
If necessary, the Consulate General may request additional documents.