A Cyprus visa for Belarusians
Cyprus is a member of the European Union but not yet fully joined the Schengen agreement. Therefore, to visit the country to get a national visa, or to enter the country under the current Schengen visa or visas of some countries.
The citizens of Belarus to visit Cyprus visa is required. Free Pro-visa for Russians and Ukrainians, Belarusian citizens is not valid, will need to obtain one of the types of paper the visa in the passport.
The easiest and cheapest way is to obtain a national visa of Cyprus, but if you plan to travel in several European countries, it makes sense to issue other types of visas.
Note that Cyprus is steadily moving towards full accession to the Schengen area, and perhaps it will take place in 2020. Then get a cheap national visa already will be have to issue a Schengen.
A separate issue with a visit to the Northern part of the island (Northern Cyprus), which from the point of view of the Republic of Cyprus is occupied by Turkey. North Cyprus visited without a visa and without any marks in the passport, but to avoid any problems with the authorities of Cyprus and the European countries, entry and exit in the Northern part should be strictly from the territory of the Republic of Cyprus. Read more about visiting North Cyprus and need a visa here...
So, Cyprus citizens of Belarus can visit:
- For valid multiple Schengen visa, Bulgarian, Croatian, Romanian visa (for all citizens of CIS countries).
- Paper at the national visa obtained in advance at the Embassy (for CIS citizens for a fee, free only for Russian citizens).
- Without a visa in the presence of a residence permit in the country of the European Union (for citizens of all CIS countries).
How to obtain a national visa to Cyprus Belarusians.
The national visa of Cyprus tourists are issued a category With the following types:
- Single – only one entry.
- Double entry – you can enter twice a period.
- Multiple entry –you can enter an unlimited number of times.
They all give the right to relax in Cyprus for 90 days every 180 days.
For visa you need to apply personally or through a representative at the Consulate. You can apply as in the consular section in Minsk and Consulate in Russia. A list of documents in comparison with the feed for a Schengen visa is small, and in General the procedure and requirements a lot easier. The production time is 3-7 working days.
Details about the required document and procedure of submission please visit the Embassy http://consul-kipr.by/visa/, everything is very detailed and clearly itemized.
The cost of a visa
The consular fee for a single entry visa is 20 Euro for two - and multiple – 60 euros. In addition to this you will also have to pay a fee for computer design data – 2 of the Belarusian ruble.
But that's not all, you will have to obtain travel health insurance, which is included in the mandatory list of documents to be submitted. It will cost about 1 Euro for a day trip.