Cyprus Road Tax can be paid from Monday 7th January 2019. Reminders are not sent to vehicle owners to renew road tax, so don’t forget.
Vehicle owners have the option to pay for three, six, nine, or twelve months Road Tax, enabling the cost to be spread across multiple payments
Road Tax can be paid at the Road Transport Department, Citizen Service Centres, the District Post Office, any bank and online at rtd.mcw.gov.cy
The last date for road tax renewal without paying a fine is 11th March 2019. After this date vehicle owners who have not renewed their road tax will be charged €10 and an additional 10 per cent of the amount due for the year.
In addition, as from this date Police will commence enforcement for owners who have not renewed their Road Tax and will report drivers whose road tax has not been paid.
To renew Road Tax the vehicle owner must have a valid MOT and Insurance. To pay online you will also need the log book and your id that was used when registering the vehicle i.e. id card or Passport.
If you do not intend to pay Road Tax for 2019 then you will need to submit a request to the Road Transport Department to immobilise the vehicle i.e. to show it as off the road.
If the vehicle has been disposed of then the owner must notify the Department of Transport in writing along with a Certificate of Disposal.
The Department of Transport web based information system can be found on this link.
The department advise vehicle owners planning to pay online to make the payment in time so as not to risk the online system being overloaded on the deadline date.
The Road Transport Department office locations can be found on the Pals Directory on the following links: