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Republic of Cyprus
Consular Services
Applicants who have lived in Cyprus for a minimum of 6 months and require a police clearance must present the following documentation:

  • Birth certificate.
  • Applicant’s Identity Card.
  • Current passport and passport held while living in Cyprus.
  • The relevant application form duly completed. (application form)
  • For non Cypriot Citizens pink slip/Alien book/yellow slip or any other proof of having resided in Cyprus.

Police clearance certificate fees: 20€

- Application can be filled in English

- Please present original document required and a copy of each for submission

- Cheques to be made out to: Accountant General of Cyprus

Any questions regarding the issuance or application of a Certificate of Clear Criminal Record should be made to the Police Headquarters in Cyprus: 00357 22 80 80 80. More information can be provided at the Cyprus Police website:

The public is advised to submit the application 3 months before collection.

For any inquiries please email us at:


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Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
High Commission of the Republic of Cyprus in Pretoria