The Embassy of Finland in Nicosia provides a range of services for Finnish and foreign nationals permanently residing in Finland. The services are based on Consular Services Act.
Regardless of if your stay in the country is permanent or temporary, you may register with the Embassy through the travel notification system. The travel notification can also be done by text message or through the mobile service. The address of the mobile service is m.formin.fi and the number to be used for text messages is +358 400 358 300.
The consular services include for instance the following:
For Finnish citizens
Assistance with matters pertaining to Finnish authorities such as citizenship and population register
Aid to citizens in distress
Administration of voting in Cyprus for Finnish national elections
Visas (Embassy of Finland represents Sweden in visa matters in Nicosia)
Residence and work permits
Information on Finland and Finnish public service
Customer service for passports and visas:
Visiting hours Mon-Fri 9-12
Switchboard opening hours Mon-Thu 9-12 and 14-15.30, Fri 9-12
Passports Tue, Wed and Fri 9-12 without an appointment, by agreement also Tue and Wed 13-14
Visa matters Tue, Wed and Fri 9-12 without an appointment
Notary services and residence permits by appointment