Private Legalization


Please follow the steps below when submitting a document for legalization to the Consular Section at the Embassy:

1. Private documents needs to be authenticated by the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs (more info) before being sent to the Embassy

2. Send the documents by regular mail or hand them in to the CONSULAR SECTION during their opening hours Mon-Fri 10.00-13.00:

3. PROCESS TIME: Handed in documents are processed in 3-4 business days. Mailed-in documents are processed in one week to ten business days.

Please include the following:

  • The original document that needs to be legalized plus one photocopy for the consular section
  • Fee: 255 SEK per document in cash or by a certified cheque (postväxel) payable to the Embassy of Egypt

However, with each certified cheque please include 50 SEK in cash in order for the embassy to be able to cash the cheques.

MAILED DOCUMENTS: Please provide a self-addressed, stamped, and recommended (REK) envelope for the return of the documents. The Embassy will not be

held responsible for any loss of documents by mail.

Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt

Att. Consular Section

Strandvägen 35

114 56 Stockholm


+46 (0) 84599860/68/75

Strandvägen 35,

104 40 Stockholm