Covid-19 outbreak caused many difficulties in varius aspects of our lives. None the less, this outbreak is mainly a public health issue. Although the first surge of the outbreak seems to be gone, there are still patients and a second surge is expected in autumn. Here, you can find instructions which can help you stay health, whilst protecting the people around you!
Third-country nationals or stateless persons who have applied for international protection before the competent Receiving Authorities, can apply for PAAYPA (ΠΑΑΥΠΑ).
This number is unique, corresponds to the full registration card and provides access to health services, medical care, social security and the labour market.
The Asylum Service, being under the Ministry of Immigration and Asylum, has been appointed as the competent service for processing PAAYPA.
When registering the application in the system for international protection, the Asylum Service simultaneously proceeds to rendering a PAAYPA via the electronic service provided by IDIKA SA.