A passport is required by all visitors and must be valid for at least 6 months after the date of arrival. Everyone is required to have a Tourist visa, except nationals of Malta and Jordan, and you can contact the British Embassy for more information. You are also required to have proof of a return ticket.
All visa and immigration related enquiries should be directed to your local Egyptian Embassy or Consulate:
Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt, 26 South Street, London, W1Y 6DD Tel: (10171) 499 3304/2401 Fax: (020) 7 491 1542
If you require UK representation while in Egypt you should contact the British Embassy:
British Embassy 2 Ahmed Ragheb Street Garden City Cairo Tel: +  (2) 794 0852 Fax: +  (2) 794 3065
There is also the British Consulate-General in Alexandria which can be contacted by email at email@example.com.
While in Egypt local tourist information can be obtained from:
Egyptian Ministry for the Promotion of Tourism Misr Travel Tower Abassia Square Cairo Egypt Tel: (2) 284 1707 Fax: (2) 285 9551