What documents should I bring with to France?

Have a look a the Practical Information page, we have highlighted all the documents you will need for different official admin processes.

What is an ID, identification document?

Your passport or driver's licence can be used as an Identification document in France. Check the practical info page for other useful documents.

What is proof of income?

It can be:
  • A scholarship certificate ("attestation de bourse") outlining the amount and the duration
  • Salary pay slips if you were/are employed
  • If your parents will support you financially, an attestation stating the amounts for your monthly allowance
  • A bank statement showing that you have enough funds to pay for your studies

What are the dimensions for the identity photos in France?

Unless the photo is for a passport, ID photos have to be 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm
Publié le July 12, 2017 Mis à jour le July 17, 2017