Digital Nomads Visa Cyprus



Embrace the lifestyle of a digital nomad with the Cyprus Digital Nomad Visa, designed for individuals who work remotely from anywhere in the world using digital technology. As companies worldwide adopt remote working practices, the Government of the Republic of Cyprus has introduced a specific visa program, offering enticing incentives for those seeking to live and work on the island while employed by companies operating outside the country.

What is the “Cyprus digital nomad visa”?

The Cyprus Digital Nomad Visa Scheme welcomes nationals from non-EU and non-EEA countries who can perform location-independent work using telecommunications technology. This scheme allows them to reside temporarily in Cyprus while working for an employer registered abroad or providing services to companies or clients located outside Cyprus.

Key Benefits to Non-EU or non-EEA Nationals

 Perform remote work through telecommunications technology.

 Work for an employer registered abroad or operate as a self-employed individual serving clients abroad.

 Demonstrate a stable monthly net income of at least €3,500 after deductions.

Advantages of Digital Nomad Scheme

Individuals granted a Digital Nomad residence permit enjoy the following:

 Residency rights in Cyprus for one year, with the option to renew for an additional two years.

 Residency rights for family members, including spouses/partners and underage children, without the right to employment or economic activity in Cyprus.

Eligibility for tax residency in Cyprus if residing in the country for a total of 183 days within the same tax year.

Family Members

 Family members of Digital Nomads can reside in Cyprus for the same duration, with restrictions on employment or economic activity.

 Family members include spouses/partners in civil unions and underage children

 Family members must obtain temporary residence permits following the prescribed procedure.


  • Minimum monthly income threshold of €3,500 from abroad.

  • Comprehensive medical insurance covering in-patient, out-patient, and transportation of mortal remains.

  • Declaration of intent not to work, provide services, or engage in business activities in Cyprus.

  • Clean criminal record certificate from the country of residence.

  • Suitable accommodation in Cyprus.

Procedure of Application

 Submit the application and required documents to the Migration Department in Nicosia within three months of arrival.

 Applications may be submitted in person or through an authorized representative.

 Biometric data capture (photo, fingerprints, and signature) is required for the issuance of the temporary residence permit.

 Examination time typically ranges from 5 to 7 weeks from submission.

Duration of temporary residence permit

 A first temporary residence permit is issued with a validity of one year. In case of renewal, the temporary residence permit is issued with a validity of maximum two years.

A first temporary residence permit is issued with a validity of one year. In case of renewal, the temporary residence permit is issued with a validity of maximum two years. 

Next Steps 

Book a complimentary teleconference consultancy meeting to explore your eligibility for the Cyprus Digital Nomad Visa.


Contact us by email: or call at +357 22 673800

to begin your journey to remote work freedom in Cyprus.