Dear frequent travellers, it’s now time to kiss your not so favourite trips to Mogamma goodbye and say hello to Abbasiya!

According to Youm7, the Egyptian Passports, Immigration, and Nationality Administration has been moved from the El Tahrir complex to the old Police Academy in Abbasiya. As of today, Monday 1st of July, 2019, Egyptians and foreigners should visit the new location to get their paperwork done. Services offered include issuing or renewal of passports, getting a security clearance, certificates of movement, applying for immigration, finishing refugee paperwork, applying for foreign and Egyptian nationalities.

It’s worth mentioning that you can now contact the administration via We hope that with this relocation we won’t have to worry about the crowds.


By Nadine Arab