Egypt - Central Authority & practical information

Central Authority(ies):

Ministry of Justice

Contact details:
Address: Ministry of Justice
Magles El Shaab St.
Lazoughly Sq.
Lazoughly
CAIRO
Egypt
Telephone: +20 (2) 792 2263
+20 (2) 792 2265
+20 (2) 792 2267
+20 (2) 792 2269
Fax: +20 (2) 795 8103 
E-mail: mojeb@idsc.gov.eg
General website: www.egypt.gov.eg
Contact person:  
Languages spoken by staff:  

Practical Information:

Forwarding authorities
(Art. 3(1)):
The Central Authority, i.e. the Ministry of Justice (Office for International Judicial Co-operation)
Methods of service
(Art. 5(1)(2)):
 
Translation requirements
(Art. 5(3)):
 
Costs relating to execution of the request for service
(Art. 12):
 
Time for execution of request:  
Oppositions and declarations
(Art. 21(2)):
Click here to read all the declarations and reservations made by Egypt under this Convention.
Art. 8(2): Opposition
Art. 10(a): Opposition 
Art. 10(b): Opposition
Art. 10(c): Opposition
Art. 15(2): No declaration of applicability
Art. 16(3): No declaration of applicability

Derogatory channels (bilateral or multilateral agreements or internal law permitting other transmission channels)
(Arts. 11, 19, 24 and 25)

Disclaimer:
Information may not be complete or fully updated – please contact the relevant authorities to verify this information.

Bilateral conventions on judicial co-operation: Italy (3 March 1978) presidential decree No 1653 / 1974; France (3 March 1987) presidential decree No 331 / 1982.
Useful links: www.egypt.gov.eg/arabic/services/tasheraat.asp (Legal Gateway - Judicial Information Services) (in Arabic only)

(This page was last updated on 20 October 2009)

Conventions (incl. Protocols and Principles)