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Louis DumasAmbassador of Canada to Egypt
Nile City Towers, 2005 (A) Corniche El Nile, South Tower, 18th floor 11221
P.O. Box 150 El Gezira, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt, 11568
Book an appointment
The applicant should scan the original of the Canadian document and attach it to an email (as attachment not in the content of the email) to firstname.lastname@example.org , the consular section will relay the document to the authentication department at Global Affairs Canada then will relay the response to applicant once received.
Refer to International adoption.
Refer to Birth abroad.
After obtaining the official birth certificate of a child born in Egypt, the birth certificate has to be translated at either the Egyptian ministry of Health or at the civil department of the Egyptian ministry of interior (Ahwal Madaneya at Abbasseya), then the translation has to be legalized by the legalization office of the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Complete your citizenship application and send an email to obtain information before booking an appointment to present your documents in person (fees apply).
Walk-ins are accepted for individuals who are coming to pick-up their documents only.
Refer to Marriage abroad.
Civil marriage is issued by the Egyptian Ministry of Justice, a declaration prepared by the Canadian citizen and witnessed by the Embassy of Canada in Cairo is requested. Canadian citizens can email the consular section of the Embassy of Canada to Egypt, in Cairo to request information before an appointment of notarial service is scheduled.
Before booking an appointment for notary services, please scan your Canadian documents and email them to the consular section. Please wait for their response before you book an appointment.
The office provides the following notarial services, by appointment only, to Canadian citizens and, in limited cases, to non-Canadian citizens if the documents are intended for use in Canada. Note: Documents must be in English or French, or accompanied by an official translation in English or French.
Email the consular section in Cairo to request additional information.
Authentication/Attestation (certify the document signature, the position of an official and the seal are genuine):
Certified copy (certify the document is a true copy of the original):
Witness a signature (consular officer witnesses a signature):
Note: Complete all documents before booking an appointment. Sign all documents in front of the consular officer.
Refer to our Service fees section to pay online before completing your passport application.
Book an appointment to present your documents in person. Walk-ins are accepted for individuals who are coming to pick-up their documents only.
Refer to Retiring abroad.
Refer to Elections (voting from abroad).
Telephone: +20 2 2461-2200
Fax: +20 2 2461-2201
Telephone: (011-20 2) 2461-2200
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