Post Codes and the Postal System in Cyprus

Information on sending and receiving letters and parcels, mail services, finding a Cypriot postal/ZIP code and how to write addresses in Cyprus...

The postal system in Cyprus is operated by Cyprus Post. The website has information on mailing letters and parcels, postal rates and postal services, including mail forwarding.

Postal Codes in Cyprus

A Cypriot postcode is a four digit number. The first digit indicates the district of the address.

Find an address or postal code in Cyprus

Cyprus Post has a search function for postal codes in Cyprus.

Cypriot Addresses

Addresses in Cyprus are written in a standardised way:

  • Full name of recipient
  • Property number and full street name
  • Postcode and municipality or community

Mail and Postal Services

Stamps

Stamps are available from post offices and postal agencies. 

Personalised stamps

Cyprus Post enables the creation of personalised stamps, for example with a company logo.

Sending letters and parcels overseas

Specific rates apply for sending mail to different counties, and prices will depend on whether the country falls under zone A or zone B. Zone A is less expensive, and covers Europe as well as parts of North Africa and the Middle East. Zone B consists of countries in Asia, Oceania, central and southern Africa, North America and South America.

The weight and size of the item will also affect the postage price.

Recorded delivery

Items can be sent by recorded track and trace delivery service. 

To send a registered letter or parcel, the postal clerk will attach notice to the envelope with a barcode. This can also be done online

Post Office Opening Hours

Post offices in Cyprus are from 08:00-14:30 Monday-Friday.