Documents to be submitted

On entry of non-French nationals into France

As a foreign national, you must be able to provide the following documents on entry into France:

  • a valid identity document;
  • a visa according to your circumstances;
  • a host testimonial, if your stay is to be conducted as a private visit;
  • documents relating to your stay in France, particularly with regard to your means of subsistence, guarantees regarding your return to your country of origin (e.g. return ticket), and insurance cover for medical and hospital expenses;
  • documents related to professional activity.