You can apply to be a volunteer in the Republic of Cyprus if you take part in a voluntary service on the basis of an agreement with the entity/organisation responsible for the voluntary service.
If you fulfil the conditions, you will be issued a residence permit
Where and how to apply
Duration of validity of permits
Residence permits are granted for 1 year or less, if the scheme’s duration is shorter, and are renewable, only once, for the period equal of the agreement, provided that an application for renewal is submitted.
When you arrive in Cyprus, you must register at the District Aliens and Immigration Unit of the Police and undergo a medical check. You must also submit relevant medical certificates.
You can challenge decisions related to your residence permit before the Administrative Court.
Change of status
The volunteer can submit the relevant application for the new status, if he/she meets the necessary criteria.
It is not possible for the volunteer to be accompanied by his/her family members.
The stay as a volunteer is not counted in the period of residence to be eligible for long-term/permanent residence in the Member State.
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