Instructions on passport procedures and accompanying fees

Afghans based in Egypt and wish to obtain an Afghan Passport should read the following instructions carefully.


>> Appointment. Applicants MUST book an appointment online prior to coming to the Embassy. Clients with no prior appointment will not be serviced. For booking an appointment, please click on this link.

>> Visit In-person. An applicant MUST visit the embassy in-person on the date and time of their appointment. Applications sent to the embassy via post and/or applications in the absence of the applicant will NOT be processed.

>> Passport Fee. The fee for one passport with the duration of 5 years is $120.USD.

>> Tazkira (Afghan National ID). Applicants must provide their verified original Tazkira to the Embassy along with the application.

>> 3 Photos passport size (4×4.5 cm) recent photographs with a white background is required for an application.

>> Children. If a child was born in Egypt and would like to apply for an Afghan passport, his/her parents, must provide:

  • Tazkira of the parents, either original or copy. The above procedure on Tazkira will apply. (both? Or father? Mother?)
  • Child’s Birth Certificate must be presented to the embassy along with the application.

>> >> Proof of Current Address. The applicant must provide a proof of address in Egypt, which could be a copy of utility bill, driver’s license or bank statement.