Chinese Embassy in Niger

Ambassador: Mr. Jiang Feng
Address: No. 4, Boulevard des Ambassades, Quartier Goudel, Niamey, Niger
Tel: +227-20723283
Fax: +227-20723285

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Niger

Tel: 00227-20723283, 90373888
Fax: 00227-20723285
Office hours: 09:00 - 11:30

China Visa Application

Nigerians holding ordinary passports need to obtain a visa to enter China Mainland but they enjoy a 14-day visa-free entry to Hong Kong, China. Nigerians holding diplomatic, official or service passports enjoy a 30-day visa-free to China Mainland.

Before submitting the visa application to the Embassy, applicants need to fill in the visa application form online first and then prepare the evidentary documents of different visa types.

Basic Requirements for Tourist Visa (L Type)
1. Passport with at least six months of remaining validity.
2. Visa Application Form and a recently-taken photo.
3. Certificate of legal stay or residence status (applicable to those not applying for the visa in their country of citizenship).
4. Photocopy of previous Chinese passports or previous Chinese visas (applicable to Nigerian citizens those who were Chinese citizens and have obtained Nigerian citizenship).
5. Materials about the itinerary in China including round-trip air ticket booking record, hotel reservation, etc. or an invitation letter issued by a relevant entity or individual in China. 

 Visa Fees in XOF

Nationality / Entry Fees
Niger & Burkina Faso Single Entry 15,000
Double Enries 23,000
Multiple Entries within 6 Months 34,000
Multiple Entries within 12 Months 45,000
The US All Types 90,000
Other Countries Single Entry  23,000
Double Enries 34,000
Multiple Entries within 6 Months 45,000
Multiple Entries within 12 Months 68,000

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

Brief Intro

The Republic of Niger is an inland country in West Africa, with four fifths of its territory belonging Sahara and the rest part being tropical savanna. Niger is one of the hottest countries in the world. The temperature in May is about 43°C (109°F). June to September is the rainy season.
Neighboring countries: Algeria, Libya, Benin, Mali, Burkina Faso, Chad
Land Area: about 1, 267,627 square kilometers (489,434 square miles)
Capital: Niamey
Time: It is one hour earlier than GMT and 7 hours later than Beijing Time.
Language: French is the official language. Hausa and Djerma are also in current use.
Major Religions: Islam, indigenous beliefs and others
Currency: centime, CFA franc  

 Major Holidays:
New Year's Day (January 1); National Concord Day (April 24); Labor Day (May 1); Birth of the Prophet (June 4); Independence Day (August 3); Republic Day (December 18); Christmas (December 25);
Islamic festivals: Islam New Year, Eid-Ul-Azha (Corban Festival), Eid-Ul-Fitr (End of the Ramadan) 

 Notices for Chinese Going to Niger
1. Seven days are needed for applying a visa to Niger and flowing documents are necessary: valid Chinese passport, note or official letter with purpose and stay duration (or invitation letter), two copies of application form in English or French, two passport style pictures.  
2. Niger usually issue entry visa valid for three months (single entry). On-site Visa and transit one can be applied for in Niamey Airport.   

3. On-site visa is valid and available to stay for one month. It is not needed if not to stay less than 24 hours while passing through Niger. If more, a tranist one is needed to have allowing a stay of a month. When it is due, residence visa valid for one year can be obtained in local police offices.   

4. Aside from passport and visa, International Certificate of Vaccination is also requested to enter the country. Passengers should have round-trip ticket or deposit slip to show their ability to go back.

 Please contact Embassy of Niger in China if citizens of Niger have troubles there.
 Related China Embassies in Africa: Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal

- Last updated on Apr. 08, 2024 by Gabby Li -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassy in Niger
Asked by Hauwau yahaya ibrahim from NIGERIA | Apr. 07, 2024 17:30Reply
Is it possible to have Chinese visa with Nigeria passport no problem please
Is it possible to have a Chinese visa with Nigeria passport please?
Answers (1)
Answered by Keith | Apr. 08, 2024 01:22

No doubt that Nigerians can apply for a China visa. But if one can get it successfully or not depends on the requirements he or she provides.
Asked by Nura from NIAMEY | Jul. 31, 2023 10:00Reply
Asking for deportation
Hello, good day Deportation from china still can reentry china there's no any problem?

After serving sentence in china then deport to home town also can apply a china visa and enter china again ?
God bless you
Answers (1)
Answered by Vivian | Aug. 01, 2023 01:28

To be honest, the possibility for you to get another China visa is very low.
Asked by Mohd kabir from NIGERIA | Jul. 31, 2023 09:54Reply
China visa & Hongkong visa
Hello, Nigerian passport Applied for china visa in Niamey still need Hongkong visa can i apply twice at the embassy's or visa application service center in Niamey ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Vivian | Aug. 01, 2023 01:25

Yes, you need to apply for both China and HK visas in the embassy in Niamey.
Asked by Arabi from NIGER | Jul. 26, 2023 06:11Reply
Missing the Interview Appointed date :
Hello, good day !
Good Afternoon how are you doing , I missed my Chinese visa interview Appoited date , because of some important reason , pls, should I submit my Application form and other documents to the visa Application service center , After 3 or 4 days distance to my appointed date ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Windy | Jul. 26, 2023 22:42

No, generally, you need to reappoint.
Asked by Shamsudeen salisu from NIGERIA | Jul. 10, 2023 07:56Reply
Visa Application form and visa interview !!
Hello good day !
I’m Nigerian passport holder, I applied my online Chinese visa Application form and interview booking appointment date, should I go to the visa application center to submit my visa Application form and interview or need to go the embassy to submit it and visa interview at the same date?
I need your advice.
I’ve the interview date already,
Thanks and best regards to you all.
Answers (1)
Answered by James | Jul. 10, 2023 19:05

Just go to the visa application center to submit all your documents and interview on your appointed date.
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