Announcement of the Ministry of Interior regarding the re-opening of the checkpoints as of 4 June 2021
The Ministry of Interior announces that, following an agreement between the President of the Republic of Cyprus and the Representative of the Turkish Cypriot Community, regarding the re-opening of the checkpoints, the following have been decided:
As of June 4, all persons who could cross the checkpoints prior to the pandemic will be able to do so again, provided they present a seven-day negative Antigen (Rapid) or PCR test, valid for 7 days, in printed form and in a language comprehensible by the other community, including English, regarding the name of the person crossing the checkpoint, along with his/her id number or passport number.
This means that the following categories of persons will be able to cross the checkpoints:
The public is informed that the Technical Health Committee will evaluate the epidemiological conditions in checkpoints every 15 days, and depending on the number of positive cases, will readjust the crossing policy.
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