Death Certificate

Egypt Consulate UK > Consular Services > Death Certificate

Applying for a Death Certificate for the first time

General Information:

**Death Certificates are issued in Cairo, Egypt, and takes a minimum of 2 months to receive it at the Consulate.

Requirements for applying for a Birth Certificate:

  • Original UK Death Certificate endorsed by the Apostille of FCDO (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)
  • Original & valid Egyptian national ID or passport of the deceased person.
  • Original & valid photo ID of the informant.
  • Filling out the required forms at the consulate.
  • Fees to be paid in cash or postal order (payable to the Consulate General of Egypt). The fees as follows:
    • 16 GBP when applying during the first 90 days after birth.
    • 34 GBP when applying after 90 days from birth and before a calendar year passes.
    • 38 GBP when applying after one calendar year of birth.
  • Contact Information (Daytime telephone and email).

Applying for a Copy of A Previously Issued Death Certificate

General Information:

**Death Certificates are issued in Cairo, Egypt, and takes a minimum of 2 months to receive it at the Consulate.

Requirements for applying for a Birth Certificate:

  • Full personal information of the deceased person ( full name, date/place of birth, date/place of death).
  • Original & valid Egyptian national ID or passport of the applicant provided that they are next of kin relatives.
  • Preferably a copy of the required death certificate.
  • Filling out the required forms at the consulate.
  • Fee is 11 GBP.
  • Fee to be paid in cash or postal order (payable to the Consulate General of Egypt).
  • Contact Information (Daytime telephone and email).