Chinese Embassy in Bahamas

Ambassador: Mrs. Dai Qingli
Address: Shirley Street East, PO Box SS-6389, Nassau, N.P., The Bahamas
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays) 
Tel: +1-242-3931415, 09:00 - 12:00, 14:30 - 17:00 from Mon. - Friday except holidays
Fax: +1-242-3930733

Consular Office

Tel: +1-242-3931415
Office Hours: 09:30-12:00 on Friday (except holidays)

Offices of Chinese Embassy in Bahamas

Sections Information
Political Office Tel: +1-242-3931415
Fax: +1-242-3930733
Administrative Office Tel: +1-242-3931650
Economic and Commercial Counselor's Office Tel: +1-242-3931960 Ext. 104/ 105
Fax: +1-242-3930733

Visa Fees (BSD)

Citizens of Countries Fees
Bahamas Single Entry 41
Double Entries 60
Multiple Entries in 6 Months 83
Multiple Entries in 12 Months 124
Group L Visa 15
The US (Except J Visa) 139
Canada 55
 The fees are available from Dec. 11, 2023 - Dec. 31, 2024.

 Area: Bahamas has a land area of 13,939 square kilometers. The total area including water area is 259,000 square kilometers

 Chief of State: Queen Elizabeth II. She appoints governor as her representative who is nominated by Bahamas' prime minister. Now the present governor is Dame Ivy Dumont (female). The Prime Minister Perry Christie came into power in May, 2002.

 People: It has a total population of 312,000 in the year of 2002. Almost 85 percent of people are the black, 12 percent are the white, and the rest are descendants of Asia and Spain. The fertility rate in 2002 was 2.3 percents.

 Relations with China: On May 23, 1997, Bahamas and China officially establish diplomatic relations. In August, 2004, Perry Christie made a state visit to China.

 Please contact Embassy of Bahamas in China if Bahamians have problems there.

 Related China Embassies in North America:  Barbados, Canada, Costa Rica

Selected Questions and Answers:

 Asked by Ms. Gong
Hello, I am Chinese citizen but my passport expires 15 June 2023. I renewed it 5 years ago. Can I renew it again here? What are the requirements needed for renewal or replacement of Chinese passport? thanks!

 Answered by Mr. Mac
You can apply for a new Chinese passport at the Embassy in Bahamas again, please fill Application Form of PRC, two recent passport style color photos (2 inches X 2 inches), your original passport and its copy, your residence permit there and its copy.

  Asked by Mr. Andrew  
Dear Sir, and I have multiply Chinese (F), do I need visa to Macau? Because many people cant give the correct answer

 Answered by Ms. June
Mr. Andrew, you need a visa to Macau because Bahamas is not on the list of Countries/Territories whose passport holders enjoying free Access to the Macau SAR. However, you can gain it on-arrival at the Macau International Airport.

- Last updated on Jan. 22, 2024 by Gabby Li -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassy in Bahamas
Asked by Ciera from U.S | Mar. 19, 2020 09:21Reply
Visa services for U.S citizens in the Bahamas
I am a U.S citizen currently in the Bahamas.
Is it possible to apply for a Visa to China from here?
Answers (1)
Answered by Ben from BAHAMAS | Mar. 23, 2020 00:46

Yes, it's possible.
Asked by Maureen Catalano from THE BAHAMAS | Feb. 14, 2020 07:41Reply
Authentication of Marriage Certificate
Dear Sirs: Would the Chinese Consul be able to authenticate a marriage certificate where the bride and groom are both from Hong Kong and where the marriage ceremony took place on a cruise ship in The Bahamas?

Thank you,
M. Catalano
Answers (1)
Answered by Brenda from BAHAMAS | Feb. 17, 2020 19:59

I'm afraid they can't do this.
Asked by Santana Rigby from TURKS AND CAICOS | Sep. 24, 2019 11:53Reply
Turks and Caicos applicant
I have a Turks and Caicos Passport. Can I apply for a visa in the Bahamas or would I have to go through the England.
Answers (1)
Answered by Monica from USA | Sep. 25, 2019 20:23

You can apply for it in the China embassy in Bahamas.
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