In order to operate a food supplements shop in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to obtain the licence of premises for the sale of food supplements by the Public Health Services of the Ministry of Health.
The term ‘food supplements’ means foodstuffs the purpose of which is to supplement the normal diet and which are concentrated sources of nutrients or other substances with a nutritional or physiological effect, alone or in combination, marketed in dose form, namely forms such as capsules, pastilles, tablets, pills and other similar forms, sachets of powder, ampoules of liquids, drop dispensing bottles, and other similar forms of liquids and powders designed to be taken in measured small unit quantities.
The application for licence of premises for the sale of food supplements can be submitted either through the PSC Cyprus or you can contact directly the competent authority:
Public Health Services
Ministry of Health
1 Prodromou str.
Tel: +357 2260575, 22605554
Fax: +357 22605482
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
The application should be accompanied by the following documents: