China Embassy in Tanzania

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Liu Xinsheng
Address: No.2 Kajificheni Close, Toure Drive, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (P.O.Box 1649)
Tel: +255-22-2667475, 2667105
Fax: +255-22-2666353

Consular Office

Tel: +255-22-2668064
Fax: +255-22-2666353
Office Hours: 09:00 - 11:00, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 

Sections of Chinese Embassy in Tanzania

Sections Information
Administrative Office Tel: +255-22-2667475, 2668064
Fax: +255-22-2666353
Cultural Office Tel: +255-22-2666298
Fax: +255-22-2666353
Research Office Tel: +255-22-2667586
Fax: +255-22-2666353

Consulate-General of the PRC in Zanzibar

Consul General: Mr. Li Yiping
Address: P. O. Box 1200, Mazizini Kati, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Tel: +255-24-2232547,
+255-754601627 (Mobile Phone) 
Fax: +255-24-2232681

 People: It has a population of more than 37 million with 126 ethnic minorities.
 Language: Kiswahili and English are the Official Languages of Tanzania. 

 Religion: Residents in Tanganyika embrace Roman Catholicism, Christianity, Protestantism and Islam. Residents in Zanzibar are almost all adherents of Islam. 

 Climate: Tropical Savanna Climate in the eastern coastal areas and in part of lowland in inland; tropical mountain climate (cool, dry) in the western plateau; tropical sea climate in Zanzibar with the average temperature 26 degrees Celsius. 

 Geography: Tanzania is made up of Tanganyika (mainland) and Zanzibar (Island). Occupying 945,000 square kilometers in area, it is in the east of Africa, in the south of equator. Tanzania lies to the south of Kenya and Uganda, to the north of Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique, to the east of Congo (Kinshasa), Rwanda and Burundi, to the west of the Indian Ocean. The land descends from northwest to southeast. 

 Tourism: This country abounds in natural and historical wonders. The famous scenic spots on the boundary line include Lake Victoria, Lake Tanganyiki and Lake Malawi. The world-famous Kilimanjaro, in northeast Tanzania near the Kenya border, is the highest mountain in Africa with the altitude of 5,895 meters. The snow cap of this mountain is famed in literature by Ernest Hemingway’s 'The Snows of Kilimanjaro'. Other well-known landscapes are the Great Rift Valley, Maniyana Lake, the Slave City in Zanzibar, the site of world's oldest human and the site of Arab merchants. 

2020 Public Holidays of the Embassy

Festival Date Day
New Year's Day January 1 Wednesday
Zanzibar Revolutionary Day January 12 Sunday
Chinese New Year January 24 - 28 Friday - Tuesday
Qingming Festival April 6 Monday
Union Day April 26 Sunday
Worker's Day May 1 Friday
Dragon Boat Festival June 7 Sunday
Saba Saba July 7 Tuesday
Mid-Autumn Festival September 13 Sunday
Chinese National Day October 1 - 5 Thursday - Monday
Independence Day December 9 Wednesday
Christmas Day December 25 Friday
Boxing Day December 26 Saturday

 Please contact Embassy of Tanzania in China if Tanzanian citizens have troubles there. 

 Related China Embassies in Africa: Togo, Tunisia, Uganda
- Last modified on Mar. 25, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Tanzania
Asked by kr Links Travel and Tours from TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF | May. 28, 2019 23:52Reply
KR Links Travel and Tours
I'm a Travel Agent Company located in Dar Es Salaam. I would like to know the procedures if I want to assist my clients travelling to China for Business to obtain visa.
Answers (1)
Answered by Maria from USA | May. 29, 2019 20:11

Hi, you should bring passport, application form and recent photo, and invitation letter from Chinese partner and submit the application at Chinese Embassy in Tanzania.
Asked by Dossi from TANZANIA | May. 28, 2019 08:20Reply
Can I visit the embassy for China government scholarship questions
Answers (1)
Answered by Andy from USA | May. 29, 2019 00:07

For your question, you should contact with Chinese Embassy in Tanzania.
Asked by Masele from TANZANIA | May. 22, 2019 02:14Reply
I just want to apply for visa to visit China on official trip, which type of form do I have to fill?
Answers (1)
Answered by Jhameel from TANZANIA | May. 22, 2019 20:27

Hi, there is only one kind of application from for all types of visa.
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