Media Contacts

For media-related visits and queries, please contact any of the following:

Public Information Office

Office: (+357) 22-614409




Mr. Aleem Siddique

Office: (+357) 22-614408

Mobile south: (+357) 99-616197

Mobile north: (+90-533) 8800386



Public Information Officer

Ms. Priyanka Chowdhury

Office: (+357) 22-614634

Mobile: (+357)-99-110023 



Military Public Information Officer

Capt. Peter Vanek

Office: (+357) 22-61 4416

Mobile: (+357) 99-46 0872



 For non-media visit requests to the UN Protected Area, please contact:

Warrant Officer Nadeem Qadir 

UNFICYP Visits & Protocol     

Email: |

Office: (00357) 2261 4547

Mobile: (+357) 99643506


This form is for: schools and universities, academics, researchers, freelance photographers/film-makers and artists, and other members of the public who wish to visit any part of UNFICYP’s area of operations, including the Nicosia International Airport and the buffer zone. Please be aware that all visitors must come through the official entrance to the UN Protected Area, which is Foxtrot Gate, opposite the University of Nicosia.

Please do not complete this form if you are representing your country officially. Official visitors should contact: Visits/Protocol directly Office Tel: 2261 4547 | 97649102 Email:  

Please do not complete this form if you are from an accredited media entity. Media queries should be directed to:

Please fill in the Visit Request Form as comprehensively as possible. We cannot process incomplete applications. Due to the large volume of requests received, you can expect to receive a reply within 15 working days. Please submit your request well in advance if you have time limitations.

Thank you for your cooperation.

UNFICYP Visit Request Form