Essential Info & Resources

Discover a plethora of useful information and local resources for living in Cyprus. We’ve gathered all the critical information you need to handle daily life with ease, from on-duty pharmacies and immigration office locations to emergency numbers and more. Explore our extensive database of resident-specific services and resources to ensure you’re well-equipped to make the most of your time in Cyprus.


Extended-Hours Pharmacies

Your After-Hours Lifesavers in Cyprus. Discover Pharmacies Open Late. Your source for extended-hour pharmacy services in Cyprus. We understand that health needs don’t always follow a typical schedule. Explore the list of pharmacies open late, rotating daily, so you’re never far from accessible healthcare. Stay informed and plan ahead with up-to-date information provided by the government’s official pharmacy schedule.

Click here to see the list of today’s Extended-Hours Pharmacies.



Emergency numbers

Urgent Assistance at Your Fingertips: Emergency Numbers in Cyprus. In case of emergencies, quick access to the right help is crucial. Our comprehensive list of emergency numbers in Cyprus ensures you’re prepared for any situation. Whether it’s a medical crisis, fire, police, or other urgent needs, you can rely on these numbers to connect you to the appropriate services promptly. Stay informed and stay safe with our essential guide to emergency numbers.

  1. Police 155   2. Ambulance 112   3. Fire service 199   4. Forest fire 177   5. Coast guard 158   6. Wildlife rescue 1190



National Holidays and Cultural Observances

Celebrating Cyprus: National Holidays and Cultural Observances. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Cyprus’s culture and traditions by exploring its national holidays and significant cultural observances. This guide highlights the special days that hold historical, religious, and cultural significance for the people of Cyprus. From festive parades to solemn remembrances, discover the essence of Cyprus through its national holidays.



1st        January – New Year’s Day
23rd      April – National Sovereignty and Children’s Day
1st        May – Labour Day
19th      May- Commemoration of Aturtük, youth and Sport’s Day
20th      July- Peace and Freedom Day
1st        August- Social Resistance Day
30th      August – Victory Day
29th      October- Turkish Republic Day
15th      November Independence Day (proclamation of TRNC)
The Şeker Bayram and Kurban Bayram follow the Muslim lunar calendar and therefore the dates differ from year to year