Taxes in Europe Database v2
Law N.86/1972 as amended.
The Republic of Cyprus.
Registered owner of the vehicle.
Public use vehicles.
Buses: calculation based on the number of seats
9-22 seats, 100euro
23-42 seats, 200euro + €22 or €32 according to the vehicle’ s engine cubic capacity
42+ seats, 300euro
For vehicles registered up to 31.12.2013, calculation based on the vehicles’ s engine cubic capacity + CO2 emissions. However, the maximum circulation licence is €80 + surcharge of €12, €22 and €32, according to vehicle’ s engine cubic capacity and CO2 emmissions.
Vehicles registered from 1.1.2014, the calculation is based on CO2 emmissions.
Vehicle’s gross weight from 3,500kg<7,500kg, €200 + €22 or €32 surcharge.
Vehicle’s gross weight from 7,500kg<12,000kg, €250 + €22 or €32 surcharge
Vehicle’s gross weight >12,000kg, circulation of 2013 +€22 or €32 surcharge.
The circulation licence for vehicles which are registered from 1.1.2014, is calculated on the same basis and also to the EURO standards.
Public use buses: 100% deduction
Public use trucks < 12 tons GVW: 55% deduction
Taxis: 65% deduction
Super reduced rate
Paid in advance for each year, or in advance for each of the two periods 1/1 - 30/6 and 1/7 - 31/12.
Road Transport Department