In order to practise as a Child-minder in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to register as a chlid minder at the Social Welfare Services of the Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance.
Any person receiving or intenting to receive children should apply to the Director of Social Welfare Services for registration and on receipt of such an application the Director, subject to the provisions of Children Law 1956 (chapter 352, section 28), and Children (Amendment) Law 2014 Ν.181(Ι)/2014 registers all persons who: for reward receive into their homes children under the age of six to be looked after as aforesaid.
The Application form for the Registration of a Child-Minder, can be submitted either electronically through the PSC Cyprus or by contacting directly the competent authority:
Social Welfare Services
Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance
Tel. +357 22406712
Fax: +357 22667907
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
The application form should be accopmanied by the following documents: