In order to be able to practice the profession of agriculturist in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to register to the Council of Agriculturists and thus obtain the relevant license.
It is noted that the registration and licensing for the practise of the profession of Agriculturist is not required in the case of natural persons who are EU member state citizens or legal persons who have their headquarters in a Member State and are intended to provide their services on a temporary basis or circumstantially in the Republic of Cyprus. In this case, they inform the Council and are registered in the Special Registry of Agronomists who Provide Services.
For their registration in the Special Registry they need to provide the Council with a confirmation from the competent authority of their country that they have the necessary qualifications for exercising the profession of agronomist and that they practice it legally.
Agronomists registered in the Special Registry of Agronomists who Provide Services are crossed out once they have become permanent residents of the Republic of Cyprus or in cases where they lose for any purpose the right to exercise the profession of Agronomist in the Member State of which they are permanent residents.
Any natural person is eligible to register and practice the agriculturist profession, provided that the Council of Agriculturists is satisfied that he/she: