The Consulate General of the Russian Federation fulfils consular functions on behalf of the Russian Federation within its consular district on the territory of Arab Republic of Egypt.

The consular district includes 7 governorates: Alexandria (city of Alexandria), Buheira (city of Damanhur), Gharbiya (city of Tanta), Dakahliyah (city of Mansura), Dumyat (city of Dumyat), Kafr-Shaykh (city of Kafr-Shaykh), Matruh (city of Marsa-Matruh).

The Consulate General protects the rights and interests of Russian Federation, Russian citizens, physical and juridical persons; supports the development of trade, economic, cultural and scientific relations between Russia and Egypt, promotes in other ways the development of friendly relations between two countries; fulfils all the official consular activities, provided by legislation of the Russian Federation, as well as by International Law.

The Consulate General provides consular services to Russian citizens, who live within the consular region permanently or staying temporarily on the territory of Egypt, as well as to Egyptian citizens, persons without citizenship and other legal foreign residents in Egypt.