Increased wait times at German Embassy in Cairo

6 Apr 18

GERMANY, EGYPT

What is the change? Visa applicants at the German Embassy in Cairo are experiencing delays due to an increased number of visa applications.

What does the change mean? Currently, visa appointments at the German Embassy in Cairo appear to be booked through May, indicating an increase in wait times. Those submitting visa applications at the embassy should expect delays and plan accordingly.

  • Implementation timeframe: Immediate and ongoing.
  • Visas/permits affected: National visa types.
  • Who is affected: People applying for national visas at the German Embassy in Cairo.
  • Business impact: Business travelers may need to adjust timelines if their visa appointments or visa processing are delayed.

BAL Analysis: Those in need of visa services should expect delays as described above. Applicants are encouraged to plan their travel well in advance to accommodate the extended wait times.

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