The new legislation for private tutoring is in force

Tutoring

The Directorate of Secondary General Education of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, in an announcement informs the owners of approved Private Tutoring Centers for the implementation of the new legislation for private tutoring.

Based on the new legislation "The Law on the Establishment and Operation of Private Tutoring and Other Related Issues Law of 2018", the Register of approved Private Tutoring, as well as the Register of Teaching Staff of Private Tutoring is reviewed.

Also, the transfer and registration of approved Private Tutoring Centers from the existing list in REGISTER A has started and concerns Private Tutoring Centers, which do not present any pending issues.

The new legislation is posted on the website of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth at the following web link:
http://www.moec.gov.cy/idiotiki_ekpaidefsi/nomothesia.html

Also, the lists of approved Private Tutoring Centers are posted on the website of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, at the following internet link:
http://www.moec.gov.cy/idiotiki_ekpaidefsi/katalogoi_scholeion_frontistirion.html, and are listed as follows:

EXISTING LIST

Includes Private Tutoring which have been approved by the Competent Authority, in accordance with previous legislation.

REGISTER B (valid until 25/07/2021)

It includes the Private Tutoring Centers, which have been approved after the enactment of the new legislation and which present, based on article 9 .- (4), pending issues related to their building facilities. If these outstanding issues are settled by 25/07/2021, the Private Tutoring Center will be registered in REGISTER A. Otherwise the provisions of article 26 of the legislation will be applied immediately.

REGISTER A

It includes the Private Tutoring Centers, which have been approved by the Competent Authority according to the new legislation and do not present any pending issues.

It includes the Private Tutoring which were transferred from the EXISTING CATALOG after re-checking their data and their approval by the Competent Authority on 25/07/2019. It is understood that they have no outstanding issues.

It includes the Private Tutoring Centers that were transferred from REGISTER B, after their approval by the Competent Authority and if they have settled all their pending issues.
All owners of Private Tuition Centers who have not yet submitted the form for their tuition details for the previous year 2018-19, are kindly requested to submit the new form for the current school year 2019-20 as soon as possible. Also, this form should be completed by the owners who wish to make changes / changes or additions to the details of the establishment and operation of their tutoring.

The new form "DETAILS OF PRIVATE TUITION - SCHOOL YEAR 2019 - 20", is posted on the internet link:
http://www.moec.gov.cy/idiotiki_ekpaidefsi/diadikasies-entypa.html.

Individuals wishing to set up and operate new Private Tutoring Centers should study the new legislation and complete all the forms, while submitting all the certificates required by the legislation.

All information, forms and procedures can be found at the following web link:
http://www.moec.gov.cy/idiotiki_ekpaidefsi/diadikasies-entypa.html.

In case the Private Tutoring Center has ceased its operation, the owner is kindly requested to inform the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth in writing.

Source: KYPE