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High Commission of the Republic of Cyprus in London

Cyprus and the EU


Timeline

2012 On 1st July Cyprus assumes the six-month Presidency of the Council of the Eropean Union (EU)

2008 On 1st January Cyprus joins the eurozone.

2004
On 1st May Cyprus becomes a member of the EU.

2003
Cyprus signs the Treaty of Accession to the EU in Athens.

1998
Accession negotiations between Cyprus and the EU commence.

1994
The EU Corfu Summit decides that the next phase of enlargement will include Cyprus and Malta.

1993
The European Commission issues its positive opinion on the membership application of Cyprus.

1990
The Republic of Cyprus applies for membership to the EU.



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INFORMATION FOR CYPRIOT NATIONALS LIVING OR PLANNING TO LIVE IN THE UK FOLLOWING THE TRIGGERING OF ARTICLE 50 BY THE UK GOVERNMENT

Priorities of the Cyprus Chairmanship of
the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe
(22 November 2016 – 19 May 2017)

STUDY IN CYPRUS