Living in France

Each year, France receives over 100,000 foreign nationals of third countries of the European Union from all over the world who wish to settle permanently in France.

France is synonymous with fundamental values to which the French are very attached. It places great importance on the quality of the welcome given to foreigners who want to settle permanently in its territory.

This is why a personalised Republican integration process was designed. It enables everyone to incorporate in their own lives the rights and obligations that apply to everyone in France.

The keys to settle down in France:

This booklet created by the French Ministry of Interior, is addressed to people wishing to obtain a residence permit, allowing them to settle down durably in France and to sign a contract of republican integration.

Click here to download the English booklet "Living in France" :

English booklet

publié le 14/12/2016

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