If you are on holiday in Egypt then the Canadian Embassy in Egypt will be able to assist you with any problems. They will provide you with consular assistance and assist where possible. The contact details, email address a map and also their operating hours has been listed below.
Before you travel to Egypt always email the Embassy to check on the current situation in Egypt at your time of travel. The Canadian Embassy in Egypt is close to the British Embassy in Cairo so it is very easy to find as the Embassy British stands out for its size. It is also up the road from the Danish Embassy in Cairo close to the Embaba Bridge.
Canadian Embassy in Egypt
Note that the Embassy is closed on Canadian as well as a Egyptian public holidays. See the updated details of the Canadian Embassy. You can see the new telephone number as well as the email address. Always make an appointment unless it is an emergency that you will need consular assistance. See more details on what can be done for you.
If you want to get married in Egypt then you will need a letter of no impediment. This letter states that you are single and can legally get married. You need to complete the forms for this in Cairo and then they will tell you when to collect this letter. The letter is also known as the freedom to marry letter. Once you have this letter you will need to have it translated and certified as authentic. Once this is done you can then go and register your marriage in Egypt. Translate and certify the marriage registration as you will need this to take your spouse back to Canada.
If you need documents notarized you will need to make an appointment to have this done. See what they can notarized and what the Embassy will not do. This is easy to understand so ask them when you make the appointment and tell them what you wish to have done. In this way it saves everyone time and effort if there is something that they cannot do.
The Canadian Embassy in Cairo contact number is listed below. This as well as the Canadian Embassy in Cairo email address. All these details are listed below. See this and contact them for other information such as your Canadian visa application from Egypt.
|Nile City Towers, 2005 (A) Corniche El Nile, South Tower, 18th floor 11221
|P.O. Box 150 El Gezira, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt, 11568
|+202 2461 2200
|+202 2461 2201
See the other diplomatic missions in the are. These include but not limited to the Canadian Embassy in Kinshasa or the High Commission of Canada in Cameroon. As well as the Canadian High Commission in South Africa. Search this website for more information.
These are the current visa processing times for a Canadian visa from Egypt. This should become shorter as time goes on as this was from January 2022.
|Check Visa Processing Times
|Visitor Visa (days)
|Super Visa (days)
|Study Permit (Weeks)
|Work Permit (Weeks)
|Spouse / Partner Visa (Months)
|20 Business Days
These are the average visa timeline for processing from Egypt