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Rapid Antigen Testing Units – 26 January 2022

Based on the decisions of the Council of Ministers, and aiming at the suppression of the dispersion of the virus SARS-CoV-2, in places where SafePass is required, individuals aged 6 and above must hold one of the following:

  1. Certificate of full vaccination.
  2. Proof that they have been infected with COVID-19 during the last six months.
  3. Certificate of a negative rapid antigen test, valid for 7 days, for individuals aged 6-11 years old.
  4. Certificate of a negative PCR or rapid antigen test, valid for 72 hours, for individuals aged 12-17 years old.
  5. Certificate of a negative PCR test, valid for 72 hours, or rapid antigen test, valid for 48 hours, for individuals aged 18 and over, and at least one dose of the vaccine where required by Decree.

According to the Ministerial Decision, only the following groups of citizens may be served through the mobile rapid antigen testing units:

  • Minors up to 17 years old. It is understood that children aged 12-17 who do not have the consent of their parents/legal guardians for vaccination may carry out a rapid test free of charge through the programme of the Ministry of Health.
  • Persons aged 18 years or over who cannot be vaccinated, provided they possess a medical certificate, and after their request has been examined by the Cyprus Medical Association and the Ministry of Health and has been approved. The approval must be presented to the testing unit. Pregnant women fall in this category, provided they possess a relevant approval from the ad hoc committee of the Cyprus Medical Association.
  • Persons who have been vaccinated with the 1st dose of the vaccine, only for the period required between the 1st and 2nd dose of the vaccine. For verification purposes the Vaccination Card must be presented.
  • Persons who have completed their vaccination scheme and the period of 7 months has elapsed without receiving the booster dose, until further notice. For verification purposes the Vaccination Card must be presented.
  • Persons who received the booster dose of the vaccine, but wish to take tests for health monitoring purposes or for other reasons. It is understood that the Vaccination Card must be presented.
  • Persons holding a COVID-19 recovery certificate within the last 180 days but wish to take tests for health monitoring purposes or for other reasons. It is understood that the recovery certificate must be presented.

In addition to the above verification certificates, it is reminded that all citizens must carry proof of identity (e.g. Identity Card, Driver’s Licence, Passport, etc.), for identification purposes.

On Wednesday26 January 2022, the testing units under the control programme of the Ministry of Health, will be operating, only for the abovementioned groups of citizens, in the following areas:

District

Location of testing units

Operating hours

Telephone

Lemesos

(15 units)

Cyprus University of Technology (TEPAK), ‘Tassos Papadopoulos’ building

8 am – 6 pm

99942219

Former “Orphanides” Shopping Mall, Polemidia

8:30 am – 6 pm

99146623

Pano Polemidia Cultural Events Hall

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

My Mall Limassol (Entrance D, next to “Public” store)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Atlantica Oasis Hotel, Germasogeia (hotel lobby)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Palodia Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

99790687

Multifunctional Centre of Pyrgos, Lemesos

8:30 am – 6 pm

99154344

Conference Centre of Kolossi (close to Apostolos Loukas Church)

8:30 am – 6 pm

26100377

Trachoni Community Council

8:30 am – 1 pm

99177224

Pissouri Central Square

8:30 am – 12 n.

99790687

Episkopi Community Clinic

1 pm – 5 pm

99790687

Pelendri Community Council

8:30 am – 12 n.

77774400

Sports Centre “Glafkos Clerides”, Agros

1 pm – 5 pm

77774400

Kyperounta Community Council

9 am – 5 pm

77774400

Former Cooperative Bank of Pachna Hall

10 am – 3 pm

77774400

Larnaka

(17 units)

Metropolis Mall (entrance 5, underground parking area)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Multifunctional social centre of Larnaka (former Community Centre)

8:30 am – 6 pm

95595919

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

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Former Cooperative Bank of Aradippou (parking area)

8:30 am – 6 pm

95595919

Livadia Community Clinic

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Dromolaxia – Meneou Municipal Amphitheatre

8:30 am – 6 pm

99965920

Kiti Old Nursery School

8:30 am – 6 pm

99742888

Xylotymbou Old Market Building

8:30 am – 6 pm

99969931

Ormideia Community Council (underground area)

8:30 am – 6 pm

99154344

Mosfiloti Community Clinic

8:30 am – 6 pm

96812424

Kornos Community Clinic

8:30 am – 6 pm

99146623

Xylofagou Cutlural Hall (next to the roundabout)

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Athienou Municipal Building

8:30 am – 6 pm

96625766

Zygi Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

96659317

Anglisides Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

70000166

Kalavasos Event Hall (Museum)

9 am – 4 pm

95595919

Lefkara Conference Centre

8:30 am – 4 pm

99365616

Lefkosia

(31 units)

Mall of Cyprus (underground parking area)

8:30 am – 6 pm

96625766

Nicosia Mall

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Agios Dometios Municipality (event hall)

8:30 am – 6 pm

99742888

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

8:30 am – 6 pm

96659317

Agios Georgios Church, Latsia

8:30 am – 6 pm

99154344

Panagia Evangelistria Church, Palouriotissa

8:30 am – 6 pm

99969931

Tis tou Theou Sofias Church, Strovolos

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Dali Community Clinic

8:30 am – 6 pm

96812424

Anthoupoli Old Community Clinic (next to the Community Council)

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Agios Charalambos Church hall, Geri (aftostegasi)

8:30 am – 6 pm

99365616

Agios Demetrios Church, Akropolis

8:30 am – 6 pm

70000166

Agios Andreas Church, Aglantzia

8:30 am – 6 pm

96659317

Agia Paraskevi Church, Lakatamia

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

European University Cyprus (cafeteria)

8:30 am – 6 pm

99146623

Neo Plaza Retail and Fun Park, Kokkinotrimithia

2 pm – 6 pm

99476680

Lakatamia Municipal Gallery

8:30 am – 6 pm

99965920

Psimolofou Community Clinic

9 am – 5 pm

95595919

Palaiometocho Community Clinic

9 am – 5 pm

77774400

Astromeritis Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Peristerona Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

96812424

Agion Constantinou and Elenis Church, Tseri

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

“Triptolemos” Union, Evrychou

9 am – 5 pm

77774400

Kakopetria Community Council

9 am – 5 pm

94056785

Pera Chorio Nisou Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

99965920

Lythrodontas Community Clinic

8:30 am – 6 pm

99969931

Agia Varvara Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Metropolis of Tamasos and Oreinis, Episkopeio

8:30 am – 6 pm

99146623

Akaki Community Council

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

Klirou Community Council

8:30 am – 1 pm

96659317

Arediou Community Council

2 pm – 6 pm

96659317

Agrokipia Community Clinic

9 am – 6 pm

99365616

Pafos

(7units)

Kings Avenue Mall, Pafos (main entrance)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Town Hall Square (next to “Efseveia” Club)

8:30 am – 6 pm

26100377

Hadjimitsi Residence (behind Geroskipou Municipal Hall)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94057623

Polis Chrysochous Cultural Centre

8:30 am – 6 pm

77774400

“Vrisi ton Pegiotisson” Square, Pegeia

8:30 am – 6 pm

99177224

Giolou Community Clinic

9 am – 1 pm

94056785

Tsada Community Council Square

2 pm – 5 pm

94056785

Ammochostos

(5 units)

Paralimni Municipal building (covered parking area)

8:30 am – 6 pm

94041843

Agia Napa Church, Agia Napa

8:30 am – 5 pm

95595919

Ethnikofrona Somateia of Liopetri

8:30 am – 6 pm

96659317

Achna Forest Community Clinic

8:30 am – 1 pm

77774400

Agios Georgios Primary School Vrysoulles – Acheritou

2 pm – 6 pm

77774400

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