shengenThe Schengen Borders Code, which outlines controls of immigration to Cyprus, is obliged to be implemented as indicated for EU member states. Civil Registry and Migration commentators have advised that new controls which are aimed to simplify the Schengen Borders code to avoid misinterpretation from fellow EU member states. Special emphasis is given upon the amendment of conditions of entry of third party nationals. Third party nationals must now be in provisions of the code which states ‘ The Regulation mentions that for intended stays on the territory of the member states of duration of no more than 90 days in any 180-day period, which entails considering the 180-day period preceding each day of stay, third country nationals must be in possession of a valid travel document. Some exemptions are applicable which waivers will apply.