Apply for a visa in Philippines to visit France
Habitual residents of the Philippines, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga and Tuvalu who wish to apply for a visa for France, whether as principal destination or as their only destination, have to lodge their applications at VFS Global Manila, the agency responsible for accepting visa applications under the authority of the Embassy of France in Manila.
Visa applications lodged in the Philippines are examined by the Embassy of France in Manila, the only competent entity to take decisions on visa applications.
To make an appointment and find information about the visa application centres, please check the "Whom should I contact ?" section.
For all special cases, please refer to the section "Particular situations".
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.