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North Cyprus Residence Permit

On arrival in the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus (TRNC), you must obtain
a tourist visa with the validity of three months. If you wish to stay longer or buy
a property in North Cyprus, you must apply for a residency permit.
How to apply for a residency permit in North Cyprus (standard procedure)
According to the Immigration laws of North Cyprus, you must present your
passport at the local Immigration office, situated in the police station.
Residency permits are granted by the North Cyprus Department of Immigration
in Nicosia (Lefkosa). A permit together with a passport will be issued for a fee
for the first year and a yearly renewal of your permit and medical examination
is also required for a small fee.
Temporary residency permit in TRNC
When applying for a temporary residence permit in the Turkish Republic of
Northern Cyprus, you will need to submit a written application form together
with a valid passport. 
Next, you will need to obtain a Residence's Certificate from your local Muthar
office in North Cyprus(sort of English County Council). Here, you will be
requested to present:
 valid proof of identity – passport (photocopy of a passport is
accepatable),
 proof of your place of residence: the deeds of your property in North
Cyprus, a copy of sales contract or a rental agreement,
 proof of funds: a bank statement, a proof of  pension payouts etc.
Once you have obtained a Residency Certificate of Northern Cyprus, you need
to undergo a medical examination at a clinic in Nicosia (Lefkosia), including
blood tests for HIV and a chest X-ray. You will obtain a receipt for medical
examination in North Cyprus. After the medical report is completed
(approximately three weeks) you will have to collect the results in person as
they are sealed.
If you have already obtained a Residency Certificate of Northern Cyprus and
you have undergone a medical examination, you may apply for a permit at the
North Cyprus Immigration office. With your written application you need to
enclose the following documents:
 valid proof of identity – passport (photocopy of a passport is
acceptable),
 proof of your place of residence: the deeds of your property in North
Cyprus, a copy of sales contract or a rental agreement,
 proof of funds: a bank statement, a proof of  pension payouts etc.,
 six photos (passport size photos),

 receipt from the clinic.
 Permanent residence permit in Turkish Republic of North Cyprus
 When you want to apply for a permanent residence permit in North
Cyprus, you need to prove:
 you own a property in North Cyprus
 you have a regular income,
 you are retired.

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