In order to build, demolish, construct, extend, amend, repair or convert the use of premises in the Republic of Cyprus, after the obtainment of a town planning permit for the conversion of premises and/or building/construction works, one needs to obtain a building permit by the appropriate local authority depending on the location of the immovable property; the Municipal Council in the case that the immovable property is located within the area of a Municipality, else the District Officer of the District within which the property is located or the Community Council of the Community within which the property is located.
The application for building permit can be submitted by hand either by the owner of the immovable property or an authorised representative to the appropriate local authority depending on the location of the immovable property. The contact details of the local competent authorities are provided in related documents.
The supporting documents may differ in accordance to the local authority within which the immovable property lies and according to the type of construction works. Indicatevely, a list of supporting documents is provided: