Immigration in Egypt

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Passport and Visa Requirements

Passport and Visa Service
Immigration (information on residence in Egypt)
Information from the American State Department
For Further Information
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
For visa requirements and health advices based on your personal details and itinerary, check IATA Travel Website.

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Taxes and Restrictions On Persons When Going Through Customs

Taxation On Persons
By a visa (USD 15 at the airport, less expensive than to get one from France for Euros 25), 1 month validity.
200 cigarettes, 25 cigars or 200g of tobacco.
Maximum 2 pints of alcoholic drinks.
Maximum 2 pints of cologne and a reasonable amount of perfume (everyday use).
Foreign Currency
It is allowed to bring into/ take out of Egyp the equivalent of USD 10,000 cash in foreign currency.
Obligatory Declaration of Foreign Currency
Local Currency
Restrictions: EGP 5,000, import or export.
Obligatory Declaration of Local Currency
How to Refund Consumption Tax

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