National Health Insurance System (NHIS)

National Health Insurance System (NHIS)

As from 1 March 2019 all employees, pensioners, self-employed and persons having rental income must contribute 1,7% of their monthly income (self-employed persons must contribute 2,55%) to the National Health Insurance System (ΓεΣΥ). Employer’s contributions will be 1,85% and the State will contribute 1,65% for each state employee and pensioner.

 

NHIS contributions are paid on all employee earnings up to a maximum of €180.000.

 

If a person is not a tax resident of Cyprus, will pay contributions only for the income, earnings and pensions that derive from the Republic of Cyprus, excluding dividends and interest.