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Republic of Cyprus
Visiting Hours

Embassy Office Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 09:00- 16:00

Consular Section opening hours:
Sunday- Thursday: 09:00 – 12:00

IMPORTANT: All visa applications should be addressed to VFS Global, Cyprus Visa Application Centre in Abu Dhabi and Dubai (read the announcement attached below).

Syrian and Turkish nationals must contact the Embassy directly at +97126654480 to book an appointment for submitting the application at the premises of the Embassy.

Public Holidays 2016
1 January (New Year’s Day)
25 March (Annunciation of Mary)
1 May (Labour Day)
2 May (Orthodox Easter Holiday)
5 May* (Al Isra’a Wal Mi’raj – Ascension day – Islamic Holiday)
7 July* (Eid Al Fitr – Islamic Holiday)
15 August (Dormition of the Theotokos)
11 September* (Eid Al Adha – Islamic Holiday)
12 September* (Eid Al Adha – Islamic Holiday)
1 October (Cyprus’ Independence Day)

2 October* (Al Hijri – Islamic new Year)
30 November (Marty’s Day – Islamic Holiday)
12 December* (Birthday of Prophet Mohammed – Islamic Holiday)
25 December (Christmas Day)
26 December (Boxing Day)

*Dates subject to change in accordance with moon sighting

© 2016 - 2019 Republic of Cyprus,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Abu Dhabi