Local Contacts

Important Local Contacts

  1. All mobile numbers are prefixed 0533 or 0542 or 0548
  2. When using a mobile phone all other landline numbers are prefixed 0392

Emergencies 155
General Directorate 228 3411; Girne 815 2125; Lefkoşa 228 3311; Gazi Mağusa 366 5310; Güzelyurt; 714 2140 Lapta; 821 8512

Emergencies 199 ; Forest Fires Hotline 177
Girne 815 2111; Lefkoşa 227 1259; Gazi Mağusa 366 5389; Güzelyurt 714 2200

Emergencies 112

Girne 815 2266/815 2254; Lefkoşa 228 5441;
Gazi Mağusa 366 2876/366 5328; Güzelyurt 714 2125


Please look further down!

CIVIL DEFENCE ORGANISATION Any disaster/accident! /emergency:
Lefkoşa 228 3036; Girne 815 4985

Directory inquiries 192; Report telephone faults 161; Billing information 163

Report electrical faults: 188. Lefkoşa 225 3436; Girne 815 2223; Gazi Mağusa 366 5514; Güzelyurt 714 2122

Report water problems: Lefkoşa 228 3315; Girne 815 2118; Gazi Mağusa 366 4483; Güzelyurt 714 3516

Lefkoşa 228 5221; Gazi Mağusa 366 5332; Güzelyurt 714 2018; Girne 815 2118


American 227 3930/228 0646; Australian 227 7332 (Tues, Thurs, 9am-12.30pm);
British 228 3862/1; German 227 5161

Karakum (Girne) 815 0733 – Mob 0533 830 6886
Website: click here

EMERGENCY PASTORAL CARE Anglican: 815 4329/0533 835 2933; Free Church: Rev Roy Symons 824 4774


ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS 0542 8860514/0533 824 1100 AL·ANON
Support group for relatives and friends-of~ alcoholics 0533 8421502.


0542 852 0236/825 2443/0533 845 2305

ABANDONED ANIMALS HOTLINE (Kyrenia Animal Rescue – Kar)
0533 869 4098

Pegasus (PGS) Hasene Ilgaz Sokak No 11 B, Köşklüçiftlik, Lefkoşa, 228 7311. Ercan 231 4288

Turkish Airlines (THY) and Anadolujet Haydar Aliyev Caddesi No 52, Küçük Kaymaklı, Lefkoşa, 225 5026. Ercan 231 4790

MTS Atlasjet (AJET) Girne Caddesi, Lefkoşa (next to Telsim) 227 9192. Girne (next to roundabout on Girne-Lefkoşa road) 815 6747

Ercan Airport
Information desk 231 4806
Air Traffic Control 231 4757

For health advice: 0533 884 5621 or email www.trnchealthcare@gmail.com

0542 884 4281; 0533 839 2131; 0542 872 4291




TFR-LogoThe Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR)

Meet up with the committee and members at the Sea Point Restaurant in Lapta from 3.oopm every Friday (or at the Panta Restaurant in Catalköy same time every Wednesday) for a drink and a chat and find out about the forthcoming events and activities.

Fore more information call the committee members

Willy 0542 859 29 54,  or Horst  0533 845 09 23, or Ralph 0533 846 49 13 

or email to tfrnorthcyprus@gmail.com

For details about the TFR Cemetery arrangements, call 0542 884 4281 / 0542 872 4291 / 0533 841 6819 / 0533 839 2131

For details about the TFR Advisory Health Team, call Toon 0533 822 09 44

British Residents Society (BRS)

The British Residents Society is a non-profit organisation, run by volunteers, that provides information, support and advice for those owning or renting property in North Cyprus.

Although they provide a service mainly to their members, they try to assist anyone else who asks. Most of their website advice and many of their services are shared with all who live or wish to live in the TRNC regardless of nationality.

All personal information that they receive is kept strictly confidential and shared with no other person or organisation. To visit the website of the British Residents Society please click here

Mums & Toddlers Group
Meet at Girne Rehabilitation Centre (Cheshire Home), Ozanköy every Wednesday from 2.30pm to 4.30pm. Call Naomi on 0392 816 0440 for information.

Ozankoy Book Shop – Call Barbara Burton on 0392 815 2853
Monday between 10.00 to 12.00noon – Card Making Group
Tuesday between 4.30 to 6.30pm – Children’s Craft Group – Ages 8 to 13 years.
Wednesday between 10.00 to 12.00pm. – Book Discussion Group
Wednesday between 10.00 to 12.00pm. – Craft Market (Seasonal)

St Andrews Church, Kyrenia. – Weekly events are as follows
Wednesday DVD/Video Club from 10.00 am till 12.00 noon. Call in for a chat and refreshments.
Thursday – Ladies Group meet at the hall 10.30 – 12.00 noon. Call 0533 875 3056 for information
Thursday – Bible Study Group at the hall 19.30 – 21.00pm.
There are more events so click St Andrews to learn more
Would you like to hire St Andrews Church Hall? Call 0533 866 3196 for more information.

Help Those With Cancer Association – Tulips – Carole King and Sue Tilt will be pleased to receive a donation of your treasured bric-a-brac, books, clothes and household goods for sale at their regular events on behalf of Tulips. If you can help them, please email tulipscarole@yahoo.com.

Kemal Saraçoğlu Foundation will be pleased to receive donations of bric-a-brac, books, clothes and household goods which they will sell through their charity stalls at the following markets.
Chateau Lambousa, Lapta Every Saturday From 10am to 1pm
Soyz Market, Çatalköy Every Sunday From 9am to 1pm
For those wishing to donate items please call Maureen Fellows 0533 845 6705 to arrange delivery or collection.

The North Cyprus Cancer Charity Trust (NCCCT) seek donations of bric-a-brac, books, clothes and household goods which they will sell through their charity shops to raise funds for the purchase of vital equipment for the Girne State Hospital.

The Hut -Behind the main Girne Post Office Wed/Sat 9.30am to 12.00am
Call Ron Brown 0548 885 0404
Heartbeat In the old Girne Hospital Building Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri/ 9.30am to 1.00pm
Call Mehmet 0533 841 8223
To donate call as above to arrange delivery or collection.

The Royal British Legion Kyrenia Branch
Have a stall at Chateau Lambousa market, Lapta every Saturday between 8.00am. Donations of bric-a-brac, books, clothes and household goods thankfully received. Please contact Mary Hughes on 0533 886 2503 to arrange delivery or collection.

Editors Note :- If there are other important numbers that we have not listed or local Charities, Associations and Groups that would like their detail shown above, please add the detail below for our consideration.



We have received and are publishing a veterinary listing compiled by Stephanie Harrison-Croft for the members of Hope 4 Pets North Cyprus Facebook group which may help those other local pet owners when an emergency arises.

Dog Happy

If there are additional veterinary practices which have not been listed, please add their details in the contact form below and we will forward this information to Stephanie for the list to be updated.

Please note this is not a list of recommendations, it is purely to give contact details of veterinary practices for the benefit of animal owners or those wishing to help injured strays.

Clinic Name(s) Area Telephone No.
All Pets Veterinary Clinic Girne 0533 869 2998
Hospetal Veterinary Clinic Pertev Girne 0533 863 5818
Pet Life Veterinary Clinic Girne 0392 815 5799
The Veterinary Service Girne 0392 815 8084
Tunc Girne 0548 834 3808
Pet Cross Veterinary Polyclinic Firdez, Sibel & Basak Ozankoy 0542 882 6774 (on call 24/7)
Pet Kingdom Selim Karakum 0533 869 4244
Vetpoint Altay Çatalköy 0548 862 9812
Petline Niazi Çatalköy 0533 870 0222
Petcare Veterinary Clinic Sena Lefkoşa 0533 868 2028
Garfield Fuat Alsancak 0533 863 2939
Veterinary Clinic Burak Alsancak 0533 834 1065
Kibris Veterinary Clinic Prof. Huriye Horoz Kaya Alsancak 0533 839 9777
Certin  Famagusta 0533 865 8958
 Vet Line  Huseyin  Famagusta 0533 868 7082

4 Responses to Local Contacts

  1. Fezile Isik says:

    Dear Foreigner friends,
    I am Turkish Cypriot educayor and i learned about The Fireign Residence in TRNC and i would love to be a member as local person to be able to share thoughts and experience with you in TRNC.
    Kind regards
    Dr. Fezile Isik

    • tfrsecretary says:

      Hello Fezile,
      you are welcome to be a member of the TFR! Please come to our weekly Friday get-together in Lapta, Sea Point Restaurant, from 4pm to meet the Committee Members and other members of our society for a chat and exchanging informations and culture.
      Regards and see you hopefully!

  2. özlem günes says:

    hallo mein name ist özlem günes ich bin gebürtige hamburgerin lebe seit 7 jahren auf zypern habe von der TFR gehört und würde mich freuen auch mitglied zu werden mit freundlichen grüssen özlem günes

    • tfrsecretary says:

      Hallo Özlem! Sie sind herzlich eingeladen! Kommen Sie einfach nächsten Freitag gegen 16.00 Uhr zu unserem wöchentlichen Treffen. Es findet statt im Sea Point Restaurant direkt an der Küstenstraße in Lapta. Wir freuen uns! Ralph

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