COVID-19: Entry and stay of foreign talents in France


On March 16, 2020, the French President of the Republic decided to take measures to minimize contact and travel. A containment system is in place throughout the territory since Tuesday, March 17. As of June 15, 2020, a new stage of deconfinement has begun.

Reopening of all borders of the European Union and of the Schengen area has been decided as of June 15, 2020.

Thus, travels between non-European countries, where the epidemic is under control, and the EU is again possible as of July 1st on a differentiated and progressive basis.

Are authorised to enter in France, travellers coming from the following countries : New Zealand, Rwanda, South KoreaThailand, Japan, Georgia, Tunisia, Uruguay, Canada and Australia. Travel restrictions should be lifted for countries listed, this list being reviewed and, as the case may be, updated every two weeks.

In France or abroad, you are wondering about your situation? Let us guide you and do not hesitate to contact us for further details through our contact form. A free hotline is also available: 0800 130 000.


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“Coronavirus: Advice for Foreign Nationals” also on the website of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs

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