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Cyprus


Service locations

The Australian High Commission in Nicosia has no visa function.  The Department's office in Beirut, Lebanon, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Cyprus.  

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Service Delivery Partner - TLScontact

Beirut

Beirut
Summary

The SDP is contracted by us to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application submission
  • biometrics collection.

These services incur a fee in addition to the visa application charge.​

The SDP can provide the information you need to utilise these services.

Biometrics Collection

Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location.

More information is available on biometrics collection.

Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Building 201 - 2nd floor
Al Maarad Street
Riad Solh,
Down Town Beirut, Lebanon​

Counter hours

​​​8.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Friday​

Telephone

+20 233 313 301
9.30 am to 5.30 pm Sunday to Thursday 

+961 1 994 666 (for urgent calls only)
8.30 am to 3.00 pm Friday 

Note: International call charges apply. There is an option to leave contact details and request a return call.

Website
https://au.tlscontact.com/
Additional information

The depa​rtment processing post is Beirut.

Applicants should make an appointment pior to attending SDP. Appointments can be made online or by contacting the SDP by Telephone. If applicants are only submitting their biometrics they must bring their biometric requirement letter with them to the appointment.


Australian Embassy

Beirut

Beirut
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Lebanon and Cyprus.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Serail Hill
Beirut Centre Ville
Beirut
Lebanon
Postal address

PO 11-1860 Riad El Solh
Beirut 11072090
Lebanon

Courier address:

Australian Embassy
Australian Visa Office
Serail Hill
Beirut Centre Bille
Beirut
Lebanon

Counter hours
By invitation only.
Telephone

+961 1 960 670 (to hear a recorded message - email contact is preferred)

All pre-lodgement visa enquiries should be directed to the Australian Visa Application Centre. Any post-lodgement visa enquiries outside our processing times should be emailed.

Fax

+961 1 960 671 (Australian Visa Office)​​​​

Electronic contact
immigration.beirut@dfat.gov.au (Preferred client contact channel)
Website
http://www.lebanon.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Postal services can be unreliable. It is suggested that you engage the services of an international courier company operating in Lebanon to track and deliver your items.

Panel physician

Nicosia

A J Kanakas Center Radiology
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

11 Kyriakos Matsis Avenue
Nikis Center 2nd Floor
Nicosia 1082
Cyprus

Telephone

+357 9966 6568

Fax

+357 2231 7536

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Lakis Anastassiades

Cardiovascular Diagnostic Centre
Summary

Medical examinations

Street address

Kennedy Ave
1 Thasou Street
Nicosia 1087

Telephone

+357 2276 0948

Fax

+357 2276 0087

Police check

Cyprus (Turkish Occupied Areas)

Cyprus (Turkish Occupied Areas)
Street address

CYPRUS (TURKISH OCCUPIED AREAS)

Additional information

Relevant document:Police Clearance’ (Form P.19).
Residents: Apply in person at your local police station.
Non-residents: Apply in person at an overseas representative office of the ’Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus‘, or at a Republic of Turkey overseas mission.
Provide (citizens and non-citizens): application form with full name, full names of parents, date and place of birth, passport number and place of issue, ID card number, current and permanent addresses, occupation, army number, two recent passport size photos attested by a certifying officer (muktar), and reason for the request.
You will need a letter from the Department requesting that a police certificate be issued by the ‘Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’ police authorities.
The application form is available from the local police office or from a Republic of Turkey overseas mission.
Fee: payable.

Cyprus, Republic Of

Cyprus, Republic Of
Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Clearance’.
Residents: Apply in person at your local police station.
Non-residents: Apply by post to Police Headquarters in Nicosia, Cyprus or at a Republic of Cyprus overseas mission.
Citizens to provide:

  • application form (available on the website below)
  • passport number and place of issue
  • Republic of Cyprus ID card number
  • current and permanent address, reason for request
  • two current passport size photos which have been certified by an authorised person.

Non-citizens to provide:

  • the documents listed above for ‘Citizens’, and
  • a copy of your passport (and, if possible, the passport you held while living in Cyprus)
  • a copy of your permit of stay in Cyprus, passport number and place of issue as well as the
  • A.R.C number of the ‘Alien Book’’ or
  • the ‘Temporary Residence’ slip or
  • ‘M.P’ number stamped in the passport.

Note: all applicants will need a letter from the Department advising that a Police Clearance Certificate is required from the Republic of Cyprus Police authorities.
Fee: 17.09 Euros. However, you will need to confirm this with the Republic of Cyprus Police Authorities. The fee can be paid at a Cyprus Embassy, which issues receipt F18, or by sending a cheque (the payee is the Chief of Police), or bank wire (credit) transfer to:

  • The Central Bank of Cyprus (the beneficiary is the Chief of Police)
  • SWIFT CODE CBCYCY2NFBU
  • Government General Account, account number CY 16001000010000000006001010

You will need to pay in Euros and include the receipt for the fee with your application form.