In order to practise as an Optician or Technical Optician in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to register with the Cyprus Optical Council, operating under the auspices of the Ministry of Health.
The term “optician” refers to a person engaged in optometrics, as well as processing, production, installation and supply of optical items and holds the qualifications prescribed under eligibility criteria. In parallel, the term “technical optician” refers to a person engaged in the processing, production, installation and supply of optical items.
The Optician Registration Application or Technical Optician Registration Application can be submitted either through the PSC Cyprus or by contacting directly the competent authority:
Cyprus Optical Council
1 Prodromou & 17 Chilonos
The application should be accompanied by the following documents: