Embassy of China in Dar es Salaam


The Chinese Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes Chinese interests in Tanzania. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The Chinese Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Yu Qingtai - Ambassador of China to Tanzania.


Chinese Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania No. 2 Kajificheni Close Tour Drive P.O. BOX 1649 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) 22-2667475 (+255) 22-2667105


(+255) 22-2666353





Yu Qingtai - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese embassy in Dar es Salaam 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 Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) 22-2667475 (+255) 22-2667105 or email chinaemb_tz@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam there could be additional Chinese consulates located in Tanzania.

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

Chinese Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, China has consulates in the following cities: Zanzibar

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in Dar es Salaam offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Tanzania to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Tanzania. 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.