China Embassy in Niger

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Chen Gonglai
Address: B.P. 873 Niamey
Tel: +227-723283
Fax: +227-723285, 752851

Economic & Commercial Counselor's Office of Chinese Embassy in Niger

Address: B.P 10777, Niamey
Tel: +227-20722126
Fax: +227-20722106

 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 modified on Jan. 24, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Niger
Asked by John from AUSTRALIA | Jan. 24, 2019 01:49Reply
Visa. I am an Australian Passport holder.
I am going to be in Niamey, Niger next week. Can I apply for a Chinese entry permit while I am there? how long will it take to receive my visa?
Answers (1)
Answered by Amy from BELGIUM | Jan. 24, 2019 18:15

It's possible for you to apply there if you meet all requirements. It usually takes four working days for the processing.
Asked by Mouctar Halidou from NIGER | Apr. 18, 2015 18:50Reply
Good evening, I am a niger passport holder
i was told niger passport holder is visa free to hong kong, Please i want to know what are the requirement needed before flying to hong kong, DO I need a chinese entry permit to fly there or i can still get to hong kong without it?
Answers (1)
Answered by William from CANADA | Apr. 18, 2015 21:19

Hi, Mouctar! You can get to Hong Kong without the entry permit if you intend to stay for less than 14 days. In addition, please take your passport, a return or onward ticket, and enough money for supporting your life in HK.
Asked by chinweuba james ifeanyi from BURKINA FASO | Oct. 08, 2014 06:43Reply
Where can a person get the application forms for chinese visa
we do not have chines embassy here in our country burkina faso?

Answers (5)
Answered by Boris from USA | Oct. 09, 2014 03:09

You can even find the application form on this website. On the top of this page, you can see it.
Answered by chinweuba james ifeanyi | Oct. 09, 2014 19:33

Thanks a lot for your quick response.i have the forms at my disposal now. Still i need to ask, after filling the form,how can i send it to chinese embassy is it by courrier service together with my passport or do i need to travel to Niger in person?
Answered by Boris | Oct. 10, 2014 21:04

You need to go to apply in person with all related documents.
Answered by chinweuba james ifeanyi | Oct. 11, 2014 19:43

Thanks. Do i need to contact chinese embassy in Niger for apointment Or i just need to be there any working days?
Answered by Boris | Oct. 11, 2014 20:44

You need to contact the embassy before handing the documents. They will tell you a time to sumbitting your the paperworks.
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