Welcome to France-Visas - The official website for visa application to France

Planning a holiday, business trip or any other project in France ? This website provides information on how to navigate each step of your visa application process.

This is your first visa application?

Take a few minutes to read through all the steps of the visa application before starting.

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Maintenance France-Visas

Due to a maintenance operation, the site will be unavailable on 24/10/2018 from 7h00 to 11h00 [Paris UTC +2].


Beware of fraudulent sites

Visa applicants are advised to be cautious in all dealings with companies that claim to offer assistance in obtaining French visas.

The day of your appointment (© Freepik)

The day of your appointment:

Attention, the day of your appointment you must print and come with your receipt. In case of absence of a document present on your receipt, your visa application can be refused.

Next school year (© Freepik)

Next school year

You want to study in France at the next school year. Check the details of your country on the student page of France-Visas. Then proceed to the registrations according to the specialties and the study levels on Campus France if necessary.

Visas for France: a new online service

Visas for France: a new online service

France is launching a new service to make the visa application process easier (general information in six languages, a visa assistant, submission and follow-up of applications)..

Do you need help? Consult the FAQ section or the page Contact-Assistance.


Due to a maintenance operation, the site will be unavailable on :
the 24th October 2018
from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.