The TLScontact application procedure, established in conjunction with the Consulate General of France in Cairo, aims to provide the best visa application service. Our aim is to help you prepare your visa application and assist the Consulate in processing applications in a timely manner:

Start your Visa Application Process

1 - Register on France-Visas website https://france-visas.gouv.fr/en_US/web/france-visas to prepare your Visa application.

2 - Create a TLScontact account https://fr.tlscontact.com/eg/CAI/register.php to make an appointment at the visa center

For more information please visit Application Process page.

Note: The two websites are not linked to each other so you have to create a separate accounts on both.

1. We recommend that you apply at least 20 calendar days before the first available appointment at our center because the visa process takes minimum 15 days.

2. Appearance requirement of minors: Young minors above 12 years old have to come in person, accompanied by their parents. Children under twelve years old are not allowed to enter TLScontact center. All children must apply with a separate passport. Passports including children will not be accepted.

3. If you are applying study visa: Before applying at TLScontact, you must be in possession of your provisional enrolment issued by the IFE (Institut Français du Caire) that contains your CEF number. To get your CEF ID number, you must register on the following link and follow the steps. Études en France

Note: You may *only* submit your visa application within 180 days before your date of departure.

Note: In the event of fake telephone number or bad email address, the appointment will be cancelled.