Embassy of China in Kigali


The Chinese Embassy in Rwanda is a bilateral mission in Kigali and promotes Chinese interests in Rwanda. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Rwanda. The Chinese Embassy in Kigali is headed by Mr Shu Zhan - Ambassador of China to Rwanda.


Chinese Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda 44, Revolution Avenue P.O. Box 1345 Kigali Rwanda


(+250) 252 570 843 / 5 / 9 ext. 123


(+250) 252 570 848






Mr Shu Zhan - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Rwanda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese embassy in Kigali 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 Kigali before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (rw.china-embassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+250) 252 570 843 / 5 / 9 ext. 123 or email chinaemb_rw@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali there could be additional Chinese consulates located in Rwanda.

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

Chinese Consulates in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali, 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 Rwanda ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in Kigali offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Rwanda to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Rwanda. 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.