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21-05-2021 15:19

Rapid antigen testing units – 22 May 2021

Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees are in progress.

For the smooth and safe operation of businesses that have been activated according to the Decrees, employers in businesses, as well as the Heads of Departments/Services in the public and wider public sector, are obliged to coordinate the rapid testing of the employees, so that the mandatory weekly rapid antigen testing of at least 50% of the personnel working with physical presence, is ensured.

Additionally, the self-employed and the domestic employees and/or people caring for elders or disabled persons or people providing assistance to individuals who are unable to take care of themselves are obligated to participate in the program. 

It is understood that exempt from the above regulation are the employees who have received the 1st dose of a licenced vaccine and three weeks have elapsed from their vaccination. For example, if a company/organization/department of the public/wider public sector employs 20 people with physical presence, of which 12 have received the 1st dose of the vaccine, the obligation for weekly testing concerns the other 8 individuals (4+4).

On Saturday, 22 May, the testing units will be operating in the following areas:

District

Location of testing units

Operating hours

Lemesos

(22 units)

Agios Ioannis Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

“Grigoris Afxentiou” Square, Lemesos

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Nikolaos Lyceum

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

‘Andreas Themistocleous’ TEPAK building, Agia Zoni (old land registry, Athinon street)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Laniteio Lyceum

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Tsireio Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

“Sigma Bakery” parking area, Kapsalos (Agias Filaxeos Street, next to Scandia)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Mesa Geitonia Cultural Centre

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Polemidia Gymnasium

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Former “Orphanides” Shopping Mall, Polemidia (rear side)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Ypsonas Town Hall Square

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Linopetra Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

My Mall Limassol

8 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Hotel Atlantica Oasis, Germasogeia (hotel lobby)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Former ‘Skaros’ Tavern Municipal parking area, Germasogeia

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Athanasios Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Erimi Community Stadium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agias Fylaxeos Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Multifunctional Centre, Pyrgos, Lemesos

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Kolossi Lyceum

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Palodia Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Eptagonion Community Clinic

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Larnaka

(15 units)

Agios Georgios Lyceum, Larnaka

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Petrakis Kyprianou Gymnasium, Larnaka

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agios Nicolaos Church, Drosia

7.30 a.m. – 7.30p.m.

Makariou Housing Community Council, Kamares area (5 Agios Vasileios Street)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Livadia Lyceum

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Kition Athletic Centre

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Aradippou Sunday Schools (11, 1st April Avenue)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Aradippou Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Zygi Community Council 

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Ormideia Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Kornos Community Clinic

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Athienou Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Pervolia Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Skarinou Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Anafotia Community Clinic (across Agios Demetrios Church)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Lefkosia

(28 units)

Lefkotheo Indoor Gym, Egkomi

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

European University Cyprus, Egkomi (graduation platform, next to the cafeteria)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

University of Nicosia, Egkomi (UNESCO Amphitheatre)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agios Spyridonas Church, Lefkosia (behind the Police Station of Lykavitos)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Eleftherias Square, Lefkosia (area under the bridge)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Dometios Gymnasium

7.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Archbishop Makarios III Gymnasium, Platy, Aglantzia

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Palouriotissa Gymnasium (entrance from Lysippou Street)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Polydoros Church, Kaimakli

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Latsia Lyceum (“Sotiris Messios” Athletic Centre)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Georgios Lyceum, Lakatamia

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Mall of Cyprus, Strovolos (underground parking area)

8 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

C’ Technical School, Strovolos (Archaggelos area)

8.30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Agios Vasileios Gymnasium, Strovolos

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Constantinoupoleos Gymnasium, Strovolos

8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.

GSP Stadium, Strovolos (South Grandstand, N2 parking area)

9 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Acropolis Lyceum (entrance from Patroclou Kokkinou Street)

7.30 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Agios Charalambos Church, Geri

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m

Agios Nicolaos Church, Kato Deftera

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Nicosia Mall

8 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Kokkinotrimithia District Gymnasium

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Dali Lyceum

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Arediou Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Astromeritis Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Pera Chorio Nisou Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Akaki Community Council

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Lythrodontas Community Clinic

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agios Kyriakos Anachoritis Church, Kambos

12 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Pafos 

(12 units)

Apostolos Pavlos Gymnasium, Pafos (entrance close to Famous Sports)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Former House of the District Officer, Pafos (Griva Digeni Street)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

“Stelios Kyriakides” Stadium, Pafos (West grandstand, A1 Gate, former Pafiako Stadium)

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

King’s Avenue Mall, Pafos (main entrance)

8 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Geroskipou Sculpture Park

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Emba Gymnasium

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Polis Chrysochous Municipality Cultural Centre

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Chloraka Church

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Mesogi Community Council Square

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Tsada Community Council Square

8.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 

Giolou Community Clinic

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Ammochostos

(8 units)

Spiritual Centre of the Metropolitan Church of Paralimni

7.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

«Zorbas» bakery parking area, Paralimni (next to Kapparis roundabout)

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Ammochostos District Land Office, Paralimni

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agia Napa Church, Agia Napa

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Avgorou Senior Citizens’ Club

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Ethnikofrona Somateia of Liopetri

8.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Agios Georgios Housing Settlement Main Square, Vrysoulles

8.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.

Dasaki Achnas Main Square

1.30 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.

It is clarified that citizens must carry proof of identity (e.g. Identity Card, Driver’s Licence, Passport, etc.), for identification purposes.

(MG)