24 hour locksmith

tel : 97 744 121

lock opening


24 hour locksmith

tel : 97 744 121

lock opening


about us

Pick-a-lock Cyprus  – your 24/7 locksmith.

A UK trained locksmith using the latest equipment and techniques in opening domestic locks, coded safes and padlocks.

Work can usually be carried out without damage to existing locks. Should a lock need to be damaged to open, I keep a stock of various quality locks, to make an immediate replacement to secure your property.

Cypriot Police Checked, and UK Criminal Records Bureau checked with documents available.

Covering the whole Paphos region with a response time of 30 – 60 minutes, depending on location. For a list of locations click here. 

I offer free security advice and no-obligation surveys and can advise you how to protect your premises, and we can improve the security of your home with simple, inexpensive and hassle free upgrades including:


All can be supplied on a DIY basis, if required.

Contact Dave for lock outs, queries and advice on: 97 744 121 anytime.


With the extensive knowledge and experience we have to offer, we're sure that we will be able to help you.


24/7 CALL OUT Door locks Window locks Padlocks Domestic Safes Boarding up service


We can open door locks, padlocks, safes .... every lock!


We supply and install Yale Locks, Dead Locks, Snap Safe locks, Window and Patio locks


Call us for a free evaluation of your property's security.


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The Pro-5 by Jackloc is a key locking cable window restrictor. It provides great versatility in domestic and commercial environments. The restrictor can fit most window sizes and types, including uPVC, Timber and Aluminum frames.The lockable key provides flexibility to allow the window to be fully opened when required and to be restricted to 100mm opening when needed.The Pro-5 by Jackloc key-locking cable window restrictor is incredibly strong, with a high tensile stainless steel cable, security screws and heavy-weight body.The window cable lock restrictor is tested to withstand a force of 3,600 newtons, exceeding all relevant standard requirements. The product comes with hardened and zinc coated grade four security screws to help keep homes safe and is also available in a range of bespoke colours. ... See MoreSee Less
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Top Tip of the week 😁If you have the ubiquitous electronic "villa" safe, please check your batteries often. If you use your safe everyday, change your batteries at least every 3 months, and if you use it occasionally, change them every 6 months.Also, check that the battery cover fits correctly, and isn't falling off. Most battery operated safes, have the ability to shoot the batteries out, in all directions if the cover falls off. You can prevent this by securing the cover with some tape (Gorilla tape is fantastic 🦍).If your batteries are old, and have leaked there "life juice" (acid) all over the place, this can cause corrosion to the battery terminals, preventing the safe from working correctly. Clean the battery cover, and remove as much corrosion as possible, ensuring you have clean metal on the terminals to make contact with the batteries. Note: if you have override keys for your safe, keep them in a safe place..BUT NOT in the safe 🙄 ... See MoreSee Less
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Top Tip of the week 😀Do you have a wooden front door, that is rubbing or sticking on the floor as you open it ?This can be caused by a couple of issues, such as swelling due to high humidity or ground movement. This problem, can actually have an effect on the locking mechanism too, making it difficult to lock or unlock the door.If your door is rubbing against the floor, simply slide some sand paper under the door, then open and close it several times until the door stops rubbing, and opens smoothly.Note: Don't take too much wood from the door, or you'll be complaining of draughts in the winter 🙄 ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you to our happy customers!

I had various window locks and a new door lock fitted. They were very good at assessing the vulnerabilities, recommending suitable products and most importantly ...why those products were the most suitable in the circumstances. The installation was efficient, supplied the products as requested, was professionally finished, and scrupulously tidied up afterward. All done well within a very reasonable estimate. I would certainly recommend getting an assessment from Pick A Lock, and acting on their advice

Peter Grimes

Great big thank you to Pick-a-Lock, very professional, clean tidy worker, great response, thank you ..

Jeff Greenwood

Best service, best locksmith and the most knowledgeable in the Paphos region.

Mike Owen

Excellent mr man came and changed our lock straight away, thumbs up! ... very reasonable too xx

Pauline Davis

Thanks to pick a lock for assisting us after suffering a traumatic break in. He was very sensitive in his approach at a difficult time, gave us clear advice on the best products to secure our villa. We are now feeling much safer, and at what we feel was a very reasonable price. We just wish we had done it earlier, never thought it would happen to us, Thanks again.

Robert Blachwood

Pick a lock came to our rescue after we were burgled recently. Changed our door locks and fitted window locks within two days, even coming over at a weekend. Excellent service.

Paula Smith

Locked my keys in the back of my van. Yeah I know idiot!! Don't you just know it when it happens lol, But called Pick A Lock fast response and back on the road in 15 minutes thanks

John Smith

I live in Peyia, and returned home the other evening to find the power had been switched off at the mains, and there were jemmy marks on the patio doors where someone had tried to swing it off the tracks. The simple pin through the centre of the patio doors that you guys fitted for me held [in fact wasn't even slightly bent], and the would be thief obviously moved on to easier pickings. So I guess they have already paid for themselves, many times over!

Peter Grimes

Thanks very much for a great service and I will like the Facebook page.

Karen and Pete Allen

Had problem with one of my locks. Gave Pick a lock a ring and he was here in less than 10 mins and replaced it with a new one. All done and finished in 20 mins from time of my phone call. You cannot get better service than that. Thanks.

Jean Hart

This man is a true gent. Helped an old Cypriot lady feel safe once again in her own home. Excellent service and then refused to charge her.

Sandra Vella

I would like to thank Pick a Lock for prompt and efficient service. After getting locked out, he arrived within 25 minutes. Quickly opened the door without damage to either the lock or door. Because of recent burglaries in the area and how easily he gained entry, I asked him to improve my security. He was back the next day with new deadlocks. They were fitted without fuss or mess and. installed at very reasonable cost to myself. Pick a lock is my recommended locksmith to all expats here in Cyprus.

Stuart Bowie

Most helpful man in town! I had managed to get myself locked IN my house and the door locks were all broken. 20 minutes after calling he was round at my house, locks were being changed along with top advice about other moving in queries! Absolutely recommend.

Bee Ruth

Pick-a-Lock is fantastic!!! got me out of a crises with guests at our holiday complex, Peyia Pear late at night on a national holiday....when all local locksmiths were shut in the he was available. What amazed me was that he was at the complex in 15mins and resolved the issue in under 10mins leaving our guests with smiles on their faces! Thank you !!!!!!

Christian David-Griffiths

Extra locks fitted on all windows and patio doors by Paul. Feeling more secure now. Thanks.

Robert Brown

Excellent service left my key indoors ,he came out straight away and managed to open my door to rescue my keys Many thanks

Marisa Bebbington

I recently retired from the position of Chairman Pegeia Neighbourhood Watch after 5 years in the post. Over the last 2 year period I had a lot of contact with Pick a Lock and would not hesitate to recommend him as a committed professional and b) as a security expert.

Keith Allen

Thank you for your very quick response in August when my safe lock broke. Arrived within the hour and all sorted within a few minutes. Came back two days later to install a new, better safe, (were due the next day but due to you being so busy had to postpone it a day, not a problem, busy means you’re good). Gave me some very good advise too and checked our current level of security. Thanks again. Highly recommended

Linda Robertson

Hi Just wanted to say thanks for the way you did that job so quick for me and in a very professional manner My customer was well pleased, your a star mate

Alan Armstrong

I Would thoroughly recommend this guy. He is very reliable and has excellent prices. Give him a try. You won't regret it.

Marian Thow

Get in Touch

For lockouts & emergencies call 97 744 121  (available 24/7)

For non-emergencies please call during regular hours or use the form to send us a message…
we always try to respond straight away.