passport of Tanzania

Tanzania Passport

Passport rankings out of 193 countries

Freedom of travel134

Asset protection114

Quality of life131

"Plan B"120

About Tanzania

A state in East Africa. It borders on Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique. In the east it is washed by the waters of the Indian Ocean. The country is part of the Commonwealth of Nations.

The basis of Tanzania’s economy is agriculture. The country grows coffee, tea, sisal, cotton, cashew, tobacco and other crops. In addition, Tanzania has significant natural resources: there are deposits of gas, diamonds, precious stones, tin, phosphates, gold, nickel, iron ore, and uranium. About 50% of GDP comes from the service sector.


60.1 million



Official language

Swahili, English

GDP per capita


Time zone



Tanzanian shilling

Grounds for obtaining a Tanzania passport

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Birth to citizens of the country

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Marriage to a citizen of the country

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Work for the country's government

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Estimated time: 8 years

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Parents citizenship

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Special conditions

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Special services to the state

Obtaining a Tanzania passport by naturalization: requirements for applicants

Knowledge of state language

Assimilation or cultural knowledge

Stable financial status

Good health

No criminal records