Refugees’ Rights and Duties

If you are granted refugee status or subsidiary protection, you will have certain rights and obligations set out in the Refugee Law of the Republic of Cyprus.

Note: All the refugee rights and duties described in this section apply to beneficiaries of subsidiary protection as well, with the exception of the right to travel documents and to family reunification.

If you have not yet been granted refugee status in Cyprus, please visit our sections on your rights as an asylum-seeker and your duties as an asylum-seeker.