Accounts in NBE-Egypt

NBE-NY is committed to facilitating customers of NEB-Egypt who reside in the Americas in opening and maintaining accounts (checking, savings and Certificates of Deposits) in USD and/or EGP at the National Bank of Egypt in Egypt.

For more information about accounts and Certificates of Deposit at National Bank of Egypt in Egypt. please click here

Required Documents

  • Complete Account Opening Application;
  • Signature Cards;
  • Letter of Instructions to the Branch in Egypt;
  • Power of Attorney 1;
  • Power of Attorney 2;
  • US Tax Form (W8);
  • US Tax Form (W9); and
  • Data Disclosure Form.

NBE - NY accommodates customers by appointment only. To schedule an appointment and for all further inquiries, please call us at (212) 326 8142 or (212) 326 8104.

Other Forms:

  • Customer Information Update Form;
  • Signature Cards;
  • Credit Card Application; and
  • Collateral Agreement for Credit Cards.

Remittance Services

NBE-NY is committed to facilitating remittance services for NBE- Egypt account holders. We assist NBE-Egypts customers residing in the Americas in executing money transfer transactions on their accounts at the National Bank of Egypt in Egypt.

For more information and to schedule an appointment with our Customer Service Representative please call us at (212) 326 8142 or (212) 326 8104.

Required Documents:

Remittances up to $4,999.99 :

Two Forms of Photo Identification: One with a Signature (i.e., Valid Passport, Resident Alien Card “Green Card,” Valid Visa, Driver's License, or Learners Permit with Photo), and an Identity Card “Foreign or Domestic,” and Work Permit with Photo; and
Contact Details (Address and Phone Number) for Sender and Recipient.

Remittances from $5,000.00 - $29,999.99 :

Two Forms of Photo Identification: One with Signature (i.e., Valid Passport, Resident Alien Card “Green Card,” Valid Visa, Driver's License, or Learners Permit with Photo), Identity Card “Foreign or Domestic,” and Work Permit with Photo;
Contact Details (Address and Phone Number) for Sender and Recipient;
Proof of Address (ID, Utility Bill, or Statement);
Proof of Funds (Pay Stub, W2, Bank Statement, or Tax Return); and
Purpose of Transaction.

for Remittances from $30,000.00 and Above (Further Requirements May Apply)

Transfer Amount Fee
Up to $1,999.99 $35.00
$2,000.00 - $4,999.99 $45.00
$5,000.00 - $9,999.99 $60.00
$10,000.00 & Above $70.00

NBE-NY reserves the right to change its fees and charges at any time without prior notice.

REQUIRED Documents:

  • Funds Transfer Form; and
  • Remittance Transfer Dollar to Dollar Disclosure Form.

Important Information

  • NBE-NY accepts only certified and Bank Checks. (no cash or money orders are accepted).
  • NBE-NY is committed to providing excellent customer service. Therefore, we can accommodate customers only by appointment.
  • NBE-NY does not have access to accounts held with any other National Bank of Egypt Branches in Egypt or elsewhere.
  • For inquiries and assistance regarding accounts held with NBE-Egypt, please call 011 202 19623 NBE- Egypt's Customer Service Number, and visit
    www.nbe.com.eg