China Embassy in Namibia
Visa Application Form of PRC
Ambassador: Ms. Xin Shunkang
Address: 28 Hebenstreit Street, Ludwigsdorf, Windhoek (P. O. Box 22777)
24 Hours Service Tel: +264-61-402656 (day time); +246-61-811228200 (24-hour cell phone number)
Office Hours: 08:30-12:00, 14:30-17:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Namibia
00264-61-372800 (Overseas Chinese Affairs)
Emergency Call: 00264-61-247189
Office Hours: 09:00-11:30, Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Economic & Commercial Counselor's Office
Address: 66 Gevers Street, Windhoek (P.O. Box 21350)
Located in the southwestern Africa, Namibia belongs to the west part of South African Plateau, bordered on the north by the Atlantic Ocean. It has tropical desert climate. Due to its high altitude, the climate is mild and the temperature varies not great during the year. The annual average temperature is about 20℃ (68℉). There are four seasons: spring (September - November), summer (December – February), autumn (March to May) and winter (June - August).
Land Area: about 824, 269 square kilometers (318,252 square miles)
Time: It is 1 hour earlier than GMT and 7 hours later than Beijing Time.
Official Language: English (Afrikaans and German are also spoken.)
Major Religions: Christianism (90%)
Currency: cent, Namibia dollar
New Year (January 1), Independence/National Day (March 21), Labor Day (May 1), African Independence Day (May 25), Heroes' Day (August 26), Day of Goodwill (October 7), Human Rights Day (December 10)
Religious festivals: Easter, Ascension Day, Christmas
Notices for Chinese Going to Namibia
1. Namibian embassy in China issues the visa. Hong Kong and Macau citizens with valid passport or round-trip ticket can stay without visas for 30 days.
2. Chinese motor vehicle driver license issued by Chinese traffic authority is recognized in Namibia. But the license holder should get a certificate and then have it attested by Chinese Department of Consular Affairs and their Embassy. After re-attestation in Chinese Embassy there, one can get a local driver license from Namibian traffic departments.
Please contact Embassy of Namibia in China if Namibian citizens are in problems there.
Related China Embassies in Africa: Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda