Embassy of Tanzania in China

Embassy of the United Republic of Tanzania in Beijing
Address: No. 8, Liang Ma He Nan Lu, Sanlitun, Beijing
Postal Code: 100600
Tel: (+86)10 6532 1719, 6532 1408, 6532 1491
Fax: (+86)10 6532 4351
Office Hours: 08:30-12:30, 14:00-17:00, Mon.-Fri.
For Visa Processing: 09:00-11:00, Mon.-Fri.
E-mail: tanrep@tanzaniaembassy.org.cn

 Embassy Staff
Ambassador: H.E. Mr. Omar Ramadhan Mapuri
Minister Plenipotentiary: Ms. Helen L. Brahim
Defense Attaché: Mr. Paul T. Gunzu
Communication Attaché: Mr. Mohamed A. Mohamed
Financial Attaché: Ms. Gertrude F. Masota
Administrative Attaché: Ms. Joyce C. Matai
Secretary: Ms. Matila S. Masuka, Mr. Magabilo I. Murobi

 Holidays of the Embassy
Official public holidays: New Year's Day (Jan. 1), Zanzibar Revolution Day (Jan. 12), Heroes Day (Apr. 7), Union Day (Apr. 26), Workers Day Day (May 1), Farmer's Day (Aug. 8), Nyerere Day (Oct. 14), Independence and Republic Day (Dec. 9), Christmas (Dec. 25), Boxing Day (Dec. 26)

Christian holidays Good Friday, Easter Monday and Islamic holidays Eid El Haj, Maulid Day, Eid El Fitr Celebration are changeable year to year.

The Embassy in Beijing is also closed during Chinese Spring Festival, Labor Day and National Day.

 Visa Information and Procedure
For all types of visa application, it requires 4 working days to process an ordinary one and there is no express service. All visitors should obtain a valid visa prior to travel except those who have bilateral visa abolition agreement with Tanzania or there is no embassy in and around. Fee is CNY415 per person.

Types of Visa: business type, visitor type and tourist type. Chinese citizens in possession of diplomatic passport or service passport do not need to apply for visas if their stays are not longer than 180 days.

Notes: All passengers leaving Tanzanian airports must pay a USD 30 departure tax. Major entry points in the country include Der es Salaam, Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar International Airports, Namanga, Sirari, Horohoro and Taveta.

 Notes for Travelers
It is advisable for visitors to take precautionary measures to avoid mosquitoes. The International Certificate of Vaccination for yellow fever must be shown when entry.

Featuring tropical climate and lofty mountain scenery, Tanzania is famed for Mt. Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar Island. Except for highland areas, it never gets cold and the coast areas are much warmer.

In general, visitors can get there at any time. June to September is the cool season while October to March is hot and December to February gets the highest temperature in the year. Mid March to May and October to December are the rainy seasons.

 Please contact China Embassy in Tanzania if Tanzanian citizens will go to China.

- Last modified on Nov. 23, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on Embassy of Tanzania in China
Asked by Zuleikha from TANZANIA | Jul. 05, 2019 11:27Reply
Appointment details for visiting embassy of Tanzania in china
I would like to ask what are the procedures for asking appointment to visit the embassy of Tanzania in china for passport renewal and how many days does it take to reply for your visit
Thank you
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Answered by Kira from USA | Jul. 07, 2019 23:51
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Dear, you can contact with Tanzania Embassy in China. The telephone is 010-65321491, 65321408 or 65321719. The email is tanreptanzaniaembassy.org.cn.
Answered by Zuleikha from TANZANIA | Jul. 08, 2019 13:56
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Thank you for your help
Asked by JOHN ZAKARIA from CHINA | Apr. 18, 2019 01:39Reply
HI IM IN CHINA AND I LOST MY PASSPORT HOW TO APPLY OR TO GET A NEW ONE
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Answered by Gardner | Apr. 18, 2019 03:04
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You should first report your loss to the local police station and then you can get the loss certificate. Afterwards, take the loss certificate to the embassy of your country in China to apply for a new passport. You can contact them for detailed information.
Asked by Assel from KAZAKHSTAN | Jan. 11, 2018 00:31Reply
Hi! I'm from Kazakhstan, now study in China.
This holiday I wanna go to Tanzania. Do we need a visa? Thank you in advance
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Answered by Edison from NETHERLANDS | Jan. 12, 2018 00:00
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Please call the embassy of Tanzania to inquire that. Tel: (+86)10 65321491/ 65321408/ 65322394/ 65321719
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