The British Consulate General in Alexandria represents the UK government in Alexandria.

Find out more on our UK and Egypt news page. We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Egypt. You can access UK government services while in Egypt.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Alexandria and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +20 (0)2 27916000. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Egypt, call 020 7008 1500.

Get an emergency travel document

You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

We don’t issue emergency travel documents at British Consulate-General Alexandria. If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible. We can issue emergency travel documents from British Embassy Cairo

Apply online for an emergency travel document

If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.

If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.

If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before

If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen

If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit, make a certified copy of a document, prepare a document in English or the local language and legalise a document. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide in British Embassy Cairo.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Egypt.

We also provide services in Cairo.

Contact us

Consulate General Alexandria

Consulate General
3 Mina Street, Kafr Abdou
Roushdy

21529 Alexandria
Egypt

Office hours:
Sunday to Wednesday, 08:00 to 15:30
Thursday: 08:00 to 14:00

Corporate information