Consulate information


2211 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20008

Phone: (202) 462-5772 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (subject to change). Travelers must have a Cyprus Flight Pass at most 24 hours before departure. Pass can be obtained at this link. Travelers must have a negative Covid-19 PCR test result taken at most 72 hours before departure and could be subject to a Covid-19 test and quarantine upon arrival at their own expense. This does not apply to travelers younger than 12 years. For up to date information, please click this link
  • APPLY IN PERSON. Call the Consular office for an appointment.
  • Passport must have six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Mauritius, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Portugal, Singapore, Switzerland, Trinidad & Tobago, UK/British Overseas, USA, Venezuela, and some other countries for a maximum stay of 90 days.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals with a valid double or multiple entry “C” visa issued by Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, or with a Schengen visa for a maximum stay of 90 days.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - two (2) photos
White background and should be free of shadows, photo is clear and in color, glasses not allowed. Applicant is directly facing camera w/ a neutral expression, eyes are clearly visible.
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy or Immigration officer of the country. Must include: applicant's name as in passport, passport number, detailing the reason for traveling, dates, name, address and telephone number of the host.
Letter of employment
Bank statements (last three (3) months)
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Copy of hotel reservation/Evidence of address while staying in the country.
Letter of support (Business visa only)
The GC Visa office will provide
Notarized copy of legal residency in the US
Travel health insurance

Forms and Links

Application Form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
3 to 4 weeksRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Cashier's Check, Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Non-US Nationals
45.00SingleUp to 90 days
Non-US Nationals
136.00Double/MultipleUp to 90 days

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: August 1, 2022