Application form


Completing your visa application

You can save your information at each step of the process. When you have completed the application, you must print the application form and your receipt of application.

You must bring these documents, together with all supporting documents, when you submit your file to the relevant consular service or external service provider.

Caution : Visa applications cannot be submitted more than

  • 3 months prior to the start of your trip for a long stay
  • 6 months for a short stay visa

Creating a group application

Once you have created your first application, you can add further applications to it to form a group application. A group can contain no more than 6 people or 6 trips.

Caution : You will be called for a group appointment if you submit a group application.


On 1 January 2021, new conditions will apply for the entry and residence of British citizens and their family members in France. All the applicable rules are available on our dedicated page accessible by clicking on withdrawal agreement.


Health conditions

To tackle the virus and limit the introduction of its variants, border control measures are required on a temporary basis, for both entering and leaving France.

Learn more