Frequently Asked Questions
The EBCC has a network of legal, financial and marketing experts to help you with your start-up. Whether you wish to set up a new company, branch or franchise please contact us directly to set up a meeting and arrange for your consultation.
If you wish to set up a business in Egypt, you need to be aware of Investment Law No. 8, Law no. 159 and its amendments. The Chamber can provide you with the required laws and regulations upon request.
The Chamber offers certified translations English/Arabic and Arabic/English of all business and trade documents, as well as any other legal documents and creative content. Our certified legal translations are recognised by both governments. Please visit our Translation page for more information.
If you require a partner or agent for your business, please make an appointment with the Chamber directly so we can assess your project and find you a suitable counterpart.
The Chamber offers access to corporate travel and accommodation rates for all our members. We are also able to arrange for drivers, meeting space, etc. For more information, contact our team directly.
Since December 2015 it is mandatory for all UK exporters to legalise their Certificate of Origin and have their local Chamber certify the corresponding invoices. You can download the latest trade decrees on our Export Documentation page.
The process takes an average of 5 business days.
For small changes, you can use the amendment service offered by the EBCC via your local Chamber of Commerce.
EUR1 certificates are customs documents - they come pre-stamped by HMRC; no other stamps are necessary.