Moving to a new country can be a challenging process. It is important to research the local laws, regulations, and culture before making the move. Working with a professional relocation company can help make the transition smoother. Luckily, Sea & Air in NYC specializes in international moves and handles all the logistics of the move so you do not have to! Follow along to see what services we offer and vital information about moving to Cyprus!
We Provide International Relocation Services
Our team understands how stressful it can be to move to an unfamiliar country and we strive to make the process as stress-free as possible. We offer resources to help with fine arts packing, storage, customs documentation and clearance management, and more! If you do not want to be bothered with the logistics of an international move, call the professionals, and we will take care of it all for you.
Vital Information About Cyprus
Since Cyprus is part of the European Union, its official currency is the Euro. Additionally, their native language is Greek, however, English is widely spoken in Cyprus, so language should not be an issue. Lastly, it would be beneficial to research the local laws and regulations in Cyprus to ensure you are compliant with all applicable rules and regulations.
In order to move from NYC to Cyprus, you will need to obtain a valid passport, a visa, and a Certificate of Residence. You will also need to provide proof of employment, proof of address in Cyprus, and proof of residence in the US. Additionally, you may need to provide proof of medical insurance and evidence of financial resources as well.
Benefits of Moving to Cyprus
Cyprus offers a number of advantages for those looking to move abroad, such as a low cost of living, a Mediterranean climate, and a relaxed lifestyle. Additionally, the country offers generous tax incentives, making it an attractive destination. Furthermore, the country has a diverse culture and vibrant nightlife, making it an attractive destination for those looking for an exciting lifestyle. However, Cyprus is also a great place to retire, with its warm climate and relaxed lifestyle. The country also boasts excellent healthcare and education systems, making it an ideal choice for those with families.
Contact Us Today For A Quote
Are you in need of logistical help with your international move to Cyprus? Call Sea & Air in NYC today for a quote! Our team of experienced professionals will work with you every step of the way to ensure the move is as seamless as possible. Get in touch with us today to start planning your international relocation and get started living your new beautiful life in Cyprus!
PROHIBITED AND RESTRICTED GOODS
Weapons and ammunition, Narcotics, Wireless telephones, Pornographic material
- Visa for Residence
- Inventory Documents
- Residence Permit valid for one year stay
- Exemption Certificate issued by the Embassy in Cyprus
- For Offshore company expatriates, a C6 form must be provided for new items
The customer must be in the country for customs clearance in order to sign a customs declaration in the presence of the customs officer.
Used household goods and personal effects may be imported duty-free, but are subject to other taxes provided the goods are:
Intended for the personal use of the owner and his dependents, are not for resale, and Customer has resided less than a year in Cyprus during the last two years from the time of importation:
In reasonable quantities
Imported within 12 months of the Customer
Owned for at least 12 months prior to their importation
Duty-free importation also depends on whether the Customer has resided outside of Cyprus for more than one year
- One car per family duty-free, for returning Cypriots, provided they are taking up permanent residence in Cyprus, and had their permanent residence abroad for a period of at least 10 years
- Foreigners may import autos provided they intend to take up permanent residence
- Temporary importation up to one year duty-free if the customer has been abroad more than one year during the past two years. Motorcycles are subject to duty.
- Vehicle Registration in owner’s name
- Local Road Insurance
- Rabies Vaccination and Health Certificate
- Import License from the local Department of Veterinary Services
- Six months of home quarantine is required
Making a false or misleading statement to the Authorities is an offense and may involve heavy penalties. Drug trafficking is against the law and severe penalties apply.
Important: This information is intended for general guidance. Sea & Air International cannot however take responsibility for any errors or omissions or for any loss or damage that may occur from its use. As such it is advisable to contact the nearest Australian customs office for full and current information prior to importation.