Chinese Embassy in Congo

Ambassador: Ms. Li Yan
Address: Avenue Auxence Ickonga, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo
Post Box: B. P. 213, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo
Tel: +242-2811132
Fax: +242-2811135


Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Congo

Tel: +242 05 789 5577, 10:00 - 12:30, 15:00 - 17:00 from Monday to Friday
Office hours: 
Visa application submission: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:30 - 16:30 on Monday and Wednesday
Collection: 09:00 - 12:00 on Tuesday and Friday

Visa Application

Citizens of Congo are supposed to apply for a China visa in advance before their trip to China. Before submitting their visa application to the Embassy, they need to fill in the visa application form online and sign it, prepare all the supported materials required based on the visa types.

Basic Documents Needed

1. Original passport with validity of more than 6 months and at least two blank visa pages, as well as one copy of the passport information page.
2. Completed and signed visa application form.
3. Photo. Applicants can submit photos online.
4. Legal residence certificate (applicable to those applying for visas outside their nationality country). Temporary visitors to the Republic of Congo should obtain visas to China in advance from their own countries.
5. Photocopy of previous Chinese passports or previous Chinese visas (applicable to citizens of the Republic of Congo those who were Chinese citizens and have obtained citizenship of the Republic of Congo).

Additional Requirements for Tourist Visa (L-type)

For applicants with an invitation letter:
1. Invitation letter issued by a company (travel agency, etc.) or individual within China.
2. Round-trip flight order;
3. Hotel reservation in China.
For applicants without an invitation letter:
1. Valid travel insurance certificate during stay in China;
2. Round-trip flight order;
3. Hotel reservation;
4. Financial proof (such as bank deposit, bank remittance receipt, etc.);
5. Travel itinerary in China.

Visa Application Fees in FCFA

Nationality / Types Fees
Republic of Congo Single-Entry  30,000
Double-Entry 45,000
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 68,000
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity 150,000
Other Countries Single-Entry 16,000
Double-Entry 24,000
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 32,000
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity 48,000

 Effective from Dec. 11, 2023 to Dec. 31, 2024. 

 Please contact Embassy of Congo (Brazzaville) in China if  Congoleses are in distress there. 

 Related China Embassies in Africa: Cote D'Ivoire, Djibouti, D. R. Congo

Selected Questions and Answers:

 Asked by Mr. orji(Congo)
I have just been invited on a business deal by one company in China. Kindly let me know the required documents i will be needing to travel down to china for the period of time i will be staying. Thanks in anticipation.

 Answered by Ms. Connor
Mr Orji, in addition of basic application materials (valid passport, application form with photo affixed), an invitation from an authorized Chinese unit will also be required.

  Asked by Mr. Oyetayo, Victor Olusegun(Congo)
My names are OYETAYO, Victor Olusegun. I have been offered a Visiting Scholar fellowship to Beijing under the CAS-TWAS Fellowship programme. Kindly let me know all the documents that will be required for my application for a VISA. Thank you.

 Answered by Ms. Vicky(Kenya)
Generally, you need to prepare the following documents for the  visa application.
1. An admission notice from a Chinese university
2. A JW 201 or JW 202 application form
3. Valid original passport
4. A health certificate from accredited Chinese hospitals
5. your educational certificates

- Last updated on Mar. 06, 2024 by Gabby Li -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassy in Congo
Asked by Sohail sakhi from CONGO BRAZZAVILLE | Oct. 04, 2020 08:08Reply
Tourist visa requirements
My name is Sohail Sakhi. I just want to know what is tourist visa requirements. I am living In Congo Brazzaville working as a project manager in a company.
Answers (1)
Answered by Irena | Oct. 14, 2020 00:44

In normal cases, you will need a passport, application form, recent passport size photo, and round-trip tickets and hotel bookings, travel itinerary, etc. However, during the epidemic period, even though you can provide such documents, you cannot get a tourist visa.
Asked by Venan David from CONGO BRAZZAVILLE | Sep. 02, 2020 00:12Reply
Hi,I want to know if chinese embassy started to deliver a visa for visitor
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Answered by Alice | Sep. 03, 2020 01:07

Tourists still cannot get a China visa currently, only those who go to work or reunite with Chinese family members can get a visa.
Asked by Grâce from BRAZZAVILLE CONGO | Apr. 26, 2018 02:34Reply
I'm in china and i need to know the agency number of Chinese Embassy in Congo Brazzaville.
Answers (1)
Answered by Frey from UK | Apr. 26, 2018 04:57

Hi, you can try this: Tel: +242-05 566 98 98; +242-05 566 97 97
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