How To Obtain Your License

Cyprus Driving  

What is needed to obtain a Cyprus Driving Licence?

At list (7) hours of compulsory training and  Driving Lessons from a Cyprus government approved Driving School.

Both European & Non-European citizens will need to prove that they have lived in Cyprus for at least 6 months.
European Citizens:
A completed T.O.M. 7A application form
Recent passport sized photos (3)
Passport or I.D.C & copy
If Available: Alien Book (& copy) or Certificate of Registration (Yellow slip)
Appropriate Fee
Knowledge of Road Signs

Non-Europeans:
A completed T.O.M. 7A application form
Recent passport sized photos (3)
Passport & copy
Alien book & copy
Valid Pink slip (if available) & copy
Knowledge of road signs
If students, need certificate from school, college, or university.

British Forces – Dependants:
Passport & copies
Status Certificate (date showing stay in Cyprus for 6 months)
Passport sized photos (3)
A completed T.O.M. 7A application form
Appropriate Fee
Knowledge of road signs

British Forces
I.D.C (Army)
Copy of Army ID signed & stamped by unit
Letter from work on headed paper stating full name & stay in Cyprus for 6 months (signed & stamped by unit)
Passport sized photos (3)
Appropriate Fee
Knowledge of road signs

For the practical driving test application you need:
European citizens:

A completed T.O.M. 25 application form
Valid provisional license (Cypriot or EU)
Appropriate Fee

* If EU License is being used then proof of 6 months of being in Cyprus is required.
Non-Europeans:
A completed T.O.M. 25 application form
Valid Cypriot provisional licence
Copy of valid Pink Slip
Appropriate Fee

IF YOU FAIL YOUR TEST YOU CAN APPLY AGAIN WHICH TAKES A MINIMUM OF 4 WEEKS BY LAW. IF YOU PASS YOU CAN GET YOUR DRIVING LICENCE THE SAME DAY DEPENDING ON THE TIME

Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving

Defensive driving is a form of training or practice for motor vehicle drivers to drive in such a way that they consciously reduce the dangers associated with driving. They do this by anticipating dangerous scenarios, which could range from bad weather to erring motorists.

Be Extra Careful in Bad Weather and always Watch Out for the Other Guy
Motorcycle Safety Tips

Motorcycle Safety Tips

Motorcycle Safety Tips: 1-Wear A Helmet. 2-Wear Gloves. 3-Wear Proper Boots. 4-Look Where You Want To Go. 5-Never Use The Front Brake First. 6-Slow In. 7-Watch Out For Sand And Debris. 8-Don't Drink. 9- Act Like Nobody Has Mirrors. 10-Roll Into It.

Even if you ignore every other motorcycle safety tip, wear a helmet.
Eco Driving

Eco Driving

ECO DRIVING means to think and drive ecologically. It is a clever way of driving which contributes to the reduction of fuel consumption, emission of gases and pollutants that cause the greenhouse effect. It also contributes to the decrease of road accidents.

it means wise, mild and safe driving at low RPM (revolutions per minute) which can improve fuel economy up to 15%.
Cyprus Highway Code

Cyprus Highway Code

Read online all the Warning Signs · Prohibitive Signs · Compulsory Signs · Informative Signs · Regulatory Signs · Police Signals · Controlled Square · Traffic Lights and all the rules and regulations for driving in Cyprus

Free printable Cyprus Driving Code as given by the Cyprus Department of Transport