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Who should get an antigen rapid test and where

Aiming at the continuous monitoring  of the epidemiological state in Cyprus, the Ministry of Health continues the free provision of antigen rapid tests for the general population and employees.

For the smooth and safe operation of businesses that have been activated according to the Decrees, employers in businesses, as well as the Heads of Departments/Services in the public and wider public sector, are obliged to coordinate the rapid testing of employees.

The mandatory weekly testing of personnel, through antigen rapid tests is ensured as follows:

  • Businesses/services employing up to 3 people, all employees should be tested.
  • Businesses/services employing between 4 to 10 people, at least 4 employees should be tested.
  • Businesses/services employing more than 11 people, at least 4 people or 20% of employees should be tested, whichever is higher in number.

Thus, employees may proceed to the testing units operating in all Districts, according to the plan designed by the employer/head. On Tuesday, 9 February, the testing units will be operating as follows:

District Location of testing units Operating hours


(13 units)

Agios Ioannis Eleimon Church, Lemesos 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
‘Andreas Themistocleous’ TEPAK building, Agia Zoni (old land registry, Athinon street) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Frederick University parking place – “Havouza” area (next to Agios Georgios of Havouza Church) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Apostles Peter and Paul Church, Kapsalos 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Panagia Evangelistria Church, Polemidia 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Herodotus Institutes, Ypsonas (Kassianou 6) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agia Varvara Church, Zakaki 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Germasogeia Municipal Parking Space (Patron Street) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Cultural Centre of Agios Athanasios 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Irinis Square, Agios Athanasios (opposite the Town Hall) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Erimi Healthcare Centre (Opposite former Cyprus Cooperative Bank) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Multifunctional Centre, Pyrgos, Lemesos 8 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.
Exhibition hall “Aphrodite Amathusia”, Agios Tyhonas (Amathounta Avenue, next to La Isla cafeteria) 1.30 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.

(9 units)

“Agios Georgios Kontos” Cultural Centre, Larnaka 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Larnaka Municipal Theatre 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Apostolos Varnavas Church, Larnaka (Krasas area) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
“Agios Savvas” Spiritual Centre, Livadia 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
“Omonia Aradippou” Union, Aradippou 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Old Community Council of Oroklini (1 Armonias Street) 8.30 a.m.-5.30 p.m.
Kiti Community Council 8.30 pm-

5.30 p.m.

Xylofagou Community Council 8.30 a.m.-5.30 p.m.
Ormideia Community Council 8.30 pm-5.30 p.m.


(19 units)

State Fair, Engomi (in front of the East Entrance) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Spyridonas Church, Lefkosia (behind the Police Station of Lykavitos) 8.30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
“Papafilippou” luna park parking area, Makedonitissa 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Pavlos Church, Agios Dometios 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Dimitrios Church, Acropolis 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Apostolos Andreas Church, Aglantzia (Kyrenia Avenue) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Panagia Evangelistria Church, Palouriotissa 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Polydoros Church, Kaimakli 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Georgios Church, Latsia 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agia Paraskevi Church, Lakatamia 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Tis tou Theou Sofias Church, Strovolos 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Vasileios Church, Strovolos 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Geri Municipality 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agios Georgios Church, Deftera 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Apostolos Varnavas Church, Kokkinotrimithia 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Dali Health Centre 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Peristerona Community Council 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Galata Primary School 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Ergates Industrial Area (restaurant area) 8.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.


(5 units)

Church of the Apostles Pavlos and Varnavas, Pafos 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Former House of the District Officer, Pafos (Griva Digeni Street) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
ERA KORIVOS outside parking area (2, Demokratias Avenue, next to Pafiako Stadium) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Multipurpose Hall of the Community Council of Emba 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Chloraka Church (event hall) 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.


(3 units)

Spiritual Centre of the Metropolitan Church of Paralimni 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Agia Napa Church, Agia Napa 8.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Frenaros Community Council 8.30 pm – 5.30 p.m.


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