Immigration Law

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Cyprus Residency by Investment Cyprus Permanent Residence Permit Yellow Slip (Registration Certificate) Pink Slip (Temporary Residence Permit) Companies of Foreign Interest – Employment Permits Cyprus Investment Programme Employment Immigration Law Cyprus Digital Nomad Visa Cyprus Business Visa Immigration Visas Work Permits
The application for a certificate of Registration is submitted by a citizen of the Union and members of his family, who are also citizens of the Union, within four months from the date of arrival in the Republic.
At Michalaki, Pitsillidou & Co LLC, our lawyers are committed to assisting you and organizing your immigration applications in the most effective manner possible. They have extensive knowledge of Cyprus legislation and administrative procedures and are always there to resolve any questions and undertake all procedures needed.
Yellow Slip Categories

The Yellow Slip is divided into the following categories:

1. For employed or self-employed
2. For students
3. For visitors or pensioners
4. For unemployed
5. For children
6. Unemployed EU Citizen who is a partner of a Cy/Eu or TNC
7. Dependant parent of an Eu citizen

Also, the application for the issue of residence card is submitted by family members of a Union Citizen who are not citizens of a member state, within four months from the date of entry into the Republic.

Require Documents for Yellow Slip
  • Application forms MEU1 & MEU2 duly completed
  • Copy of valid passport
  • Marriage Certificate (If applicable)
  • Children Birth Certificates (If applicable)
  • Rental agreement or sale agreement of a house/apartment
  • Bank statements of a bank account in Cyprus or bank statements from abroad (if applicable)
  • If working abroad to bring a confirmation letter from the employer and payslip
  • If they are working in Cyprus:

    a. Confirmation letter from employer
    b. Social Insurance Registration and annual income certificate
    c. Employer to sign the application form

  • Health insurance
  • Passport photos

We can also, assist you with the following:

  • Buying Property in Cyprus for Residency

  • Relocating your Business to Cyprus

  • Obtaining Cyprus Tax Residency

  • Retiring to Cyprus


It is well noted that for a variety of reasons, families, individuals, and investors are drawn to Cyprus Island. Cyprus includes a fair and open tax system, up-to-date Legal and Regulatory frameworks, high standards of living, elite bilingual educational institutions , business-friendliness, access to key European markets, and a huge talent pool that the Companies can employ from.

Cyprus is modern center for global business.

Furthermore, numerous cutting-edge growth industries, including shipping, real estate, investment, hospitality and tourism, energy, education, filmmaking, and start-ups, have also helped Cyprus become a sought-after global business hub, attracting some of the biggest corporations in the world to establish presences here. This, together with opportunities for investment across sectors and advantages offered to foreign investors has led to the continued growth of the Cyprus Economy.
Our Firm undertakes all the immigration procedures for relocation and migration to Cyprus.

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Ioannis Michalaki

Ioannis Michalaki

CEO, Partner
Elena Pitsillidou

Elena Pitsillidou

Managing Director, Partner