Embassy of China in Nairobi


The Chinese Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Chinese interests in Kenya. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Chinese Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Liu Guangyuan - Ambassador of China to Kenya.


Chinese Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya Woodlands Road, Kilimani District P.O. Box 30508 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) 20-272 6851


(+254) 20-272 6402 (+254) 20-271 1540


chinaemb_ken@mfa.gov.cn consulate_ken@mfa.gov.cn


ke.china-embassy.org ke.chineseembassy.org


Liu Guangyuan - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese embassy in Nairobi you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for China

For all Chinese visa related matters contact the embassy in Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ke.china-embassy.org ke.chineseembassy.org) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) 20-272 6851 or email chinaemb_ken@mfa.gov.cn consulate_ken@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Chinese consulates located in Kenya.

Please check below for the locations of the Chinese consulates in Kenya.

Chinese Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, China has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that China does not have any consulates located in Kenya ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in Nairobi offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Kenya to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Kenya. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Chinese nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.