The Special Internet Home Tariff Packages
are available to individuals with
severe disabilities and/or serious communication difficulties:A. Eligibility
(a) Individuals with special social needs, suffering from:
- Persons with
permanent or severe kinetic or other severe or total physical disability,
- Persons with permanent or severe visual impairment,
- Persons with
permanent or severe acoustic impairment,
- Persons with permanent or full mental
- Persons with permanent or severe mental disability.
In cases where minors belong to one of the categories in section A (a) above,
their parents or guardians are eligible for the Special Tariff Package, provided
that they live together in the same home, upon presentation of the following
documents, in additional with the documents state in section B:
B. Monitoring Mechanism
- The birth
certificate of the minor.
- The parent’s or guardian’s identity card.
- Proof of
guardianship of the minor (e.g. Court Order) in cases where the minor has been
placed under guardianship.
The mechanism for monitoring
the true state of an individual aims to ensure that there is no abuse of the
system and for this reason any certificates/confirmations, depending on each
case, issued by the responsible authorities, must be presented to Cyta by the
applicant for the Special Tariff Package:
C. Terms of Provision:
- Integrated Disability
Assessment Report by the Department for Social Inclusion of Persons with
Disabilities stating the person's disability extent as Serious or Total with a
permanent period of validity or a Certificate by the Department for Social Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities stating that the person has a Serious permanent or Total disability.
- In relation to persons with mental handicap
a certificate stating that the person is registered in the Committee for the
Protection of Mental Handicap Persons and he/she is not institutionalised.
- An Internet Home product for eligible physical persons is
provided for a single home with a distinct address.
- Cyta will accept that
eligible minors live in the same home as their parents/guardians on the basis of
a signed statement by the parent/guardian in which attention is drawn to the law
on false declarations.
- Special Tariff Packages for individuals will be provided
only to eligible physical persons.
- Special Tariff Packages for individuals will
apply only to individuals (members of households) whose permanent residence is
in Cyprus, as determined by the Republic of Cyprus.