Who needs a short stay visa for another French overseas destination ?

PNG

The French overseas Departements and Regions (DROM) and american overseas collectivities are :

- la Réunion
- la Guyane, la Guadeloupe et la Martinique (qui constituent les trois départements d’Amérique).
- Mayotte
- Saint-Barthélemy
- Saint-Martin
- Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon

Other French overseas Collectivities and Territories (CTOM) are :

- La Polynésie française (Tahiti) (visa requirement per nationality is listed separately)
- La Nouvelle Calédonie (visa requirement per nationality is listed separately)
- Wallis et Futuna
- Les Terres australes et antarctiques françaises (TAAF).

Visa exemption for a Short stay visas (< 90 days) in France’s overseas territories above, applies to



- citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland ;

- holders of a "British National Overseas" passport or "British Subjects" passport with the "right of abode".

- holders of a valid residence permit for France issued by a Prefecture in France’s european territory or a Prefecture in a DROM ;

- holders of a residence permit issued by a State applying the Schengen Agreements ;

- holders of a long stay visa D issued by another Schengen State;

- holders of the special card issued to the staff of foreign embassies and consulates by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Australian citizen



- Australian citizen do not need a visa to enter France or any of its territories, including New Caledonia and Tahiti (but to the exception of TAAF), on a transit or short stay visit (less than 90 days).

If you intend to work in France, even for less than 90 days, you are nevertheless required to hold a work authorization issued by the local authorities in France.

Find out in this section if you benefit from a visa exemption according to your French overseas destination

CTOM - Wallis et Futuna

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
Wallis et Futuna
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
Ex
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
Ex
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
Ex
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
Ex
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
Ex
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
Ex
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

TAAF

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
TAAF
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
ARGENTINA
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
BAHRAIN
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
BELARUS
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
BRUNEI
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
CHINA
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
INDIA
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
JAMAICA
JAPAN
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
MEXICO
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
NICARAGUA
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
RUSSIA
RWANDA
SALVADOR
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
SEYCHELLES
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
SOUTH KOREA
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
ST LUCIA
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
UNITED STATES
URUGUAY
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
VENEZUELA
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - La Réunion

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
La Réunion
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)(9)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
(9) Chinese residents in China, Australia, New Zealand and Singapour who are travelling to French Polynesia or la Réunion throught an authorized Travel agent for less than 15 days are exempted
COLOMBIA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)(9)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
(9) Indian nationals who are travelling to la Réunion throught an authorized Travel agent for less than 15 days are exempted
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
(7) A transit visa is only required for russian nationals flying from Ukraine, Belarus, Moldavia, Turkey, Egypt, Amernia, Azerbaidjan and Georgia
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
(8) holders of biometric passport "koodinaciona uprava" residing in Kossovo ahve to apply for a visa
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TOGO
TONGA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(4) journalists on assignment must apply for a visa
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - Guyane

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
Guyane
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
Ex
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
Ex
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - Guadeloupe

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
Guadeloupe
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
Ex
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
Ex
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
Ex
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - Martinique

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
Martinique
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
Ex
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
Ex
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
(7) A transit visa is only required for russian nationals flying from Ukraine, Belarus, Moldavia, Turkey, Egypt, Amernia, Azerbaidjan and Georgia
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
(8) holders of biometric passport "koodinaciona uprava" residing in Kossovo ahve to apply for a visa
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
Ex
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TOGO
TONGA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(4) journalists on assignment must apply for a visa
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - St Barthélémy

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
St Barthélémy
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - St Martin

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
St Martin
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
Ex (3)(5)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(5) Exemption for stays equal or less than 15 days (with a maximum of 120 cumulative days within 12 month)
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - St Pierre et Miquelon

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
St Pierre et Miquelon
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA (3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

DROM - Mayotte

The following table clarifies if a visa exemption exists for each nationality

Country
Mayotte
Comments
"Ex", if exempted

"(n)" under condition

AFGHANISTAN
ALBANIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
ALGERIA
ANDORRA
Ex
ANGOLA
ANTIGUA and BARBUDA
Ex
ARGENTINA
Ex
ARMENIA
AUSTRALIA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
AZERBAIJAN
BAHAMAS
Ex
BAHRAIN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BANGLADESH
BARBADOS
Ex
BELARUS
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
BELIZE
BENIN
BHUTAN
BOLIVIA
Ex
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
BOTSWANA
BRAZIL
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
BRUNEI
Ex
BURKINA FASO
BURUNDI
CAMBODIA
CAMEROON
CANADA
Ex
CAPE VERDE
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
CHAD
CHILE
Ex
CHINA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
COLOMBIA
COMOROS
CONGO BRAZZAVILLE
CONGO
(DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF)
COSTA RICA
Ex
COTE D’IVOIRE
CROATIA
Ex
CUBA
DJIBOUTI
DOMINICA
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
ECUADOR
EGYPT
ERITREA
ETHIOPIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
FIJI
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
OF MACEDONIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
GABON
GAMBIA
GEORGIA
GHANA
GRENADA
GUATEMALA
Ex
GUINEA
GUINEA - BISSAU
GUYANA
HAITI
HONDURAS
Ex
HONG KONG (HKSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
INDONESIA
IRAN
IRAQ
ISRAEL
Ex
JAMAICA
JAPAN
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN
KENYA
KIRIBATI
KOSOVO
KUWAIT
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
KYRGYZSTAN
LAOS
LEBANON
LESOTHO
LIBERIA
LIBYA
MACAO (MSAR)
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
MADAGASCAR
MALAWI
MALAYSIA
Ex
MALDIVES
MALI
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MAURITANIA
MAURITIUS
Ex
MEXICO
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
MICRONESIA
MOLDOVA
MONACO
Ex
MONGOLIA
MONTENEGRO
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
MOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUE
MYANMAR
NAMIBIA
NAURU
NEPAL
NEW ZEALAND
Ex
NICARAGUA
Ex
NIGER
NIGERIA
NORTH KOREA
OMAN
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
PAKISTAN
PALAU
(THE) PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY
PANAMA
Ex
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PARAGUAY
Ex
PERU
PHILIPPINES
QATAR
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RUSSIA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
RWANDA
SALVADOR
Ex
SAMOA
SAN MARINO
Ex
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIA
SENEGAL
SERBIA
Ex (1)
(1) Holders of biometric passports only
SEYCHELLES
Ex
SIERRA LEONE
SINGAPORE
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIA
SOUTH AFRICA
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
SOUTH KOREA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
SRI LANKA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
Ex
ST LUCIA
ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
(REPUBLIC OF) SUDAN
SOUTH SUDAN
SURINAME
SWAZILAND
SYRIA
TAIWAN
Ex (2)
(2) Passport bearing identity card number
TAJIKISTAN
TANZANIA
THAILAND
TIMOR-LESTE
TOGO
TONGA
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIA
TURKEY
TURKMENISTAN
TUVALU
UGANDA
UKRAINE
Ex (6)
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ex (3)(6)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
(6) Holders of a multiple schengen visa issued by a French consular authority with the following mention : "Court Séjour Circulation" (6 month - 5 years)
UNITED STATES
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
URUGUAY
Ex
UZBEKISTAN
VANUATU
VATICAN CITY STATE
Ex
VENEZUELA
Ex (3)
(3) If you are gainfully employed, the exemption only applies if you can produce a work permit
VIETNAM
YEMEN
ZAMBIA
ZIMBABWE

Dernière modification : 12/03/2016

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