Submit your application at a visa centre for France, in Kingdom of Bahrain

Visa applications submitted in Bahrain are examined by the visa service of the the French embassy in Manama ; only the embassy is authorised to take decisions about visas.

Bahraini citizens need a visa to enter the Schengen territory. To avoid inconvenience, kindly submit your application at least 20 days prior to your departure. The visa delivery time, may depend on the nationality of the applicant.

To make an appointment and find information about the visa application centres, please check the "Whom should I contact ?" section.

For specific situations (holders of diplomatic or service passports, ...) please check the "Particular situations" section.


Caution: Cerfa form in draft

The day of your appointment you must imperatively present your CERFA in final paper version. It must not have the word "DRAFT".

If your CERFA has the mention "DRAFT", this means that your application is not finalized on France-Visas and will therefore be refused on the day of filing.

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:

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.