Dar al-Ifta al-Misryah, (Egyptian House of Fatwa)

The Dar-al-Ifta al-Misryah (founded 1895) is located in Cairo, Egypt and maintains close ties to the Egyptian Ministry of Justice. It is a flagship body for religious legal research, and among its programming maintains a fatwa request service for the general public in several languages. It is headed by the Grand Mufti of Egypt, who in 2009 is Ali Gomaa.