China Embassy in Libya

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Li Zhiguo 
Address: Menstir Street, Gargaresh Road, Andalus District, Tripoli, Libya (P. O. Box 5329)
Tel: +218-21-4832914, 4832915
Fax: +218-21-4831877
Office Hours: 08:30 - 14:30 (Sunday to Thursday, except holidays)

Economic and Commercial Counselor's Office

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6310, Andalus, Tripoli
Tel: +218-21-4831224, 4842140, 4842130
Fax: +218-21-4831225

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Libya

Tel: +218-21-4832914 , 4832915
Applications Submission: 09:00-12:00    Payment & Collection: 12:00-13:00

 Starting from July 1, 2014, applicants with ordinary passport need to apply their visas at China Visa Service Facility (CVSFT) in Tripoli.
The address of CVSFT: Room 201, 20th Floor, Tower 1, Tripoli Tower
Office Hours: 08:30 – 14:30, Sunday to Thursday (except holidays)


Regular Visa Fee per Person

Visa Types Libyan Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity LYD 100 USD 30
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity LYD 150 USD 45
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity LYD 200 N/A
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity LYD 300 N/A
Hong Kong Visa/Entry Permit USD 30 USD 30

Expedited Service Fee per Person

The regular processing time is 4 working days. For urgent cases, the expedited service is available. Moreover, additional fees will be paid as following:
2 working days processing LYD 40/ USD 30
3 working days processing LYD 30/ USD 20

 Brief Intro
Located in northern Africa south off the Mediterranean Sea, Libya neighbors Sudan, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Algeria and Tunisia. More than 95% of its territory is made of desert and semi-desert area. In the north coast area, the weather is warm and rainy in winter, hot and dry in summer. Inland area belongs to tropical desert climatic zone and the temperature varies greatly during the day and whole year.  
Land Area: about 1,759,540 square kilometers (679,362 square miles)
Capital: Tripoli     
Time: It is 2 hours earlier than GMT and 6 hours later than Beijing Time. 
Official Language: Arabic (English and Italian are also spoken in major cities.)
Major Religions: Islam (mainly Sunni Moslem)
Currency: dirbam, Libyan dinar

Most of the holidays are Islamic festivals and celebrations, including Islamic New Year, Birth and Ascension of Muhammad, Corban Festival and the end of the Ramadan.
National Day (Also the revolution Day): September 1

 Please contact Embassy of Libya in China if Libyans have problems there. 

 Related Chinese Embassies in Africa: Madagascar, Bamako, MaliMauritania                    

- Last modified on Feb. 12, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Libya
Asked by Rema from LIBYA | Mar. 12, 2019 18:39Reply
Hong Kong visa. Do I need visa to study in Hong Kong. I am from Libya?
Answers (1)
Answered by Sharon from FINLAND | Mar. 12, 2019 20:34

Yes, you are supposed to apply for visa for HK.
Asked by HAMAD RIHEEL from LIBYA | Feb. 11, 2019 13:08Reply
Application for certification of Bachelor's degree from the Chinese Embassy
I am a student who wants to study in China and asked me to document the Bacaloris certificate from the Chinese Embassy. Is it now in Tripoli?
How much does certification cost for certification and grading?
Answers (1)
Answered by Beth | Feb. 12, 2019 18:22

Address of the embassy: MENSTIR STREET, GARGARESH ROAD, ANDALUS DISTRICT, TRIPOLI, LIBYA. You can contact them to inquire more detailed information.
Asked by Sarah from LIBYA | Sep. 24, 2018 04:34Reply
Touristic Visa requirements for Libyan citizen
What are the documents needed for the application process for a single person.
Answers (1)
Answered by Eve from FINLAND | Sep. 25, 2018 20:38

Usually, you need to provide a filled-out application form affixed with a passport-style photo, your passport and its photocopy, round trip air tickets and hotel reservation.
Asked by Nafaa from LIBYA | Aug. 14, 2017 00:25Reply
I am a Libyan citizen and I would like to apply for a business visa to China
where can I apply it from knowing that the Chinese emabssy is closed in Tripoli !!!!
Answers (1)
Answered by Fatima from MEXICO | Aug. 14, 2017 04:07

You can go to the nearby countries to make the application. Or find an agency to see if it can help you with that.
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