Processing fees

According to regulation passed by the Council of European Union in 2003 (2003/454/CE), the applicants are now charged for the visa process. The fees have to be paid when filing the application.

In case of a visa refusal, no refund will be granted.

The visa is free of charge for :
- assistants working at a French high school,
- spouse of a French or EU citizen,
- children under 6 years of age,

Payment (US dollars only) by debit card are only accepted.

Fees are subject to change following the exchange rate.

The processing fees are currently as follow :

Short stay visa Processing fees
Airport transit visa $67
Schengen/Short stay visa $67
Schengen/Short stay visa for children
aged 6 to 12 years old
Short stay visa for Martinique, Guadeloupe,
French Guiana, La Reunion
Overseas territories visa $10
Long stay visa Processing fees
Long stay visa $111
Long stay Student visa $56

Rates are updated every 1st and 16th of the month

Last modified on 10/03/2016

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