In order to establish and operate a hairdresser or a barber shop in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to obtain the licence for the operation of a hairdresser or barber shop by the Cyprus Council of Hairdressers and Barbers Registrar, operating under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry.
The term "hairdresser" refers to the suitably arranged area where a hairdresser offers the services described by the hairdresser’s or barber’s definition respectively and fulfils all the hygienic conditions imposed by the competent health authorities on the Ministry of Health or the relevant Municipal Council.
The term ‘barber’ refers to the person who is engaged in cutting, washing and hairdressing and/or the shaving of men.
The application for the registration of hairdresser’s or barber’s premises can be submitted directly to the competent authority:
Cyprus Council of Hairdressers and Barbers Registrar
Panagron 1a (Industrial Area),
2540 Dali, Nicosia
Tel: +357 22468314/ +357 77778838
Fax: +357 22468315
E-mail: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
The application should be accompanied by the following documents: