Egypt


INTRODUCTION

Uniglo Financial can provide a comprehensive range of payroll services in Egypt. The individual is treated as an Employee by Uniglo Financial local partner and income is paid in the form of professional fees, allowances and expenses, the proportions depending on individual circumstances.

TAX AND SOCIAL SECURITY

If you provide us with the earning rates of your contractors, we can come back to you with a breakdown of the contractor’s potential net retentions. We are able to provide highly tax efficient solutions in Egypt. Please call us to discuss further.

IMMIGRATION

An Egyptian Work and Residence permit is applied for in Egypt and the applicant needs to undergo a Security Check and may not be in the country while the Security check is being processed. Once the Security Check is complete, the applicant can enter Egypt on a business visa. If the applicant is already on a business visa, they would have to leave Egypt while the security check is being done and reenter on another business visa. An application is first made at the Ministry of manpower and then at the Immigration Department.

DOCUMENTS

A list of documents will be provided upon confirmation of the visa process.

VISA REQUIREMENTS

Passport holders from all EU countries, Australia, Canada, Croatia, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Macedonia, Malaysia, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, Serbia, Ukraine and USA, can obtain a visa on arrival. Citizens from Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria and the United Arab Emirates do not require a visa.

This is for 30 days and for Tourist or Business Purposes only. If a longer period is required, then a multiple entry Business visa

BUSINESS VISA

Uniglo Financial can offer a Business Visa service (where necessary) but it is recommended that we arrange Work Permits and full local employment for all contractors.

WORK & RESIDENCE PERMIT

SHORT TERM VISA- 3-6 Months- Business Visa
PROCESSING TIME: 5-10 Working Days
APPLICATION: In country of Origin unless there is no embassy, then the application will be done in Egypt.
VALIDITY: 3-6 Months
EXTENSIONS: No-

COSTS-300 USD Business Visa only

WORK PERMIT 
PROCESSING TIME: 60 Working Days
PRE-APPLICATION: Yes, a Security check has to be made and the applicant may not be in Country.
APPLICATION:  Processed in Egypt
VALIDITY: 1 year
EXTENSIONS: Yes

NOTE: Applicant will have to undergo a comprehensive medical which includes an HIV Test.

COSTS- 1200 USD

RESIDENCE PERMIT
PROCESSING TIME: 30-60 days
APPLICATION: In-Country Application
VALIDITY: 1 year
EXTENSIONS: yes
COSTS-1200 USD

Total Cost 2400 USD for WP and RP as well as Business Visa and Security Check,

Please note that this does not include translation and Courier Costs.

MONTHLY MANAGEMENT FEESPlease email u2us@uniglo-financial.com and one of our specialists will get in touch with you and provide you with a personalised quotation.