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You are coming to France as a tourist or for personal or family


Unless your nationality means you are exempt, you must obtain a short or long-stay visa. Please see the ‘Visas, staying, working?’ page for further details.

France-visas is the official site containing all the information necessary to guide you in your approach and assist you at each stage of your request (preparation of the file, entry, filing and follow-up of your request).
You will find all the information necessary for your stay as a visitor on the dedicated page :