Consular Section

COVID-19

Consular services at the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Helsinki


Given the current measures taken to combat the spread of the coronavirus, the Embassy of Cyprus would modify its consular services as follows:

  • Appointments at the Embassy’s premises would take place only following phone arrangements and only for urgent/exceptional cases that cannot be solved through phone

  • For issues related to the coronavirus and problems/difficulties faced by Cypriot citizens in Finland, in relation to measures taken by the Cyprus Government, citizens could contact either

    • the Embassy, at +358 9 69 62 820 (during working hours, 09.00-16.00) or, in case of emergency,

    • the Embassy's Duty Officer, at +358 50 32 57 014 (outside working hours) or

    • send a message to the following e-mail address:

      • helsinkiembassy [ät] mfa.gov.cy

    • and follow the announcements published at the Embassy’s special subpage on the coronavirus situation, including relevant consular matters


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Notice:


As of 1 March 2015, and until further notice, the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Finland will not be accepting applications for the issuance of passports or identification cards, following a new legislation that requires the submission of biometric data.


The consular section nearest to Finland and Estonia for the submission of such data is at the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Stockholm, Sweden.


The Embassy offers a full range of consular services for Cypriot citizens residing in Finland and Estonia as well as renders assistance, when needed, to Cypriot citizens visiting temporarily Finland or Estonia.


Moreover, a wide range of other services are offered to residents of Finland and Estonia. Our Consular Section, inter alia:

  • accepts applications and issues visas to foreign nationals for entry to Cyprus (see Visa Info section for more),

  • legalizes documents bearing the seal of a Cyprus Government department/official,

  • certifies the authenticity of a signature placed before a consular officer of the Embassy (on official documents),

  • accepts applications for the import of pets to Cyprus (see FAQs section for more), and

  • accepts applications for the provisional registration of ships under the Cyprus flag.


Please note that it is always advisable to make an appointment with our Consular Section before visiting the Embassy for any consular matter.



Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus

Bulevardi 5A 19

00120 Helsinki


Tel.: +358 9 69 62 820

E-mail: helsinkiembassy [ät] mfa.gov.cy

fax: +358 9 67 74 28


The Consular section is open to the public from Monday to Friday, 10.00-12.00.


Emergency assistance

If you are a Cypriot citizen and find yourself in an emergency situation that cannot wait until the next morning day, please contact the Embassy's Duty Officer, at 358 50 32 57 014 .