Property maintenance costs

This section will outline the monthly fees payable for property maintenance in Northern Cyprus, as well as other costs associated with owning property there.

Fees payable upon the delivery of the property to the owner (at the house commissioning stage):

  • Electric meter

Once you have accepted the property from the developer, you need to have an electric meter installed. It is performed by the employees of “Kibtech” power company. The cost of installing is 5,400TL.

  • Water meter

You also have to install a water meter to measure the volume of water consumed. The cost of installing is 1200TL, which is payable to the accounts department of the property development company at the stage of receiving the keys.

Monthly maintenance costs

Property owners pay the public utilities bills monthly in accordance with the consumption:

  • Water – 1 cubic metre / 20TL (payable by pre-paid electronic water cards in the accounts department of the property development company);
  • Electricity prices per kWh:

0–250 KW - 3,7414 TL
251–500 KW -  7,7185 TL
501–750 KW - 8,2993 TL
751–1000 KW - 8,9959 TL
1000 KW + - 10,7376 TL

  • Gas bottle bottle 10 kg - 445 TL (one bottle will last for up to 3 months);
  • Electric meter (monthly fee) – 35TL;
  • Internet:

- 10Mbit / 300TL

- 20 Mbit / 450TL

- 30 Mbit / 620TL

- 50 Mbit / 945TL

- 100 Mbit / 1750TL

  • Mobile Services (“Mega-package” (unlimited calls within the network, 50 minutes of international calls, 1000 SMS, 6 Gb of internet + 5 Gb Whatsapp, Facebook, Tiktok, Instagram ) – 379,9TL

Annual maintenance costs

Maintenance fees are to be paid once a year and vary depending on the type residential complex where the property is located. Maintenance fees in Northern Cyprus range from £25 to £170 per month. We recommend that you specify the price beforehand.

Maintenance costs are payable in the accounts department of the Managing Company.

The list of Maintenance services includes:

  • Site lighting and cleaning;
  • Gardening services;
  • Pool cleaning services;
  • Hallway lighting and cleaning;
  • Elevator lighting and cleaning.