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Blog Passport Talent France is about articles on how to get France visa, residence permit, how to stay in France, how to work and live in France.

How to obtain a Talent Passport residence permit

The talent passport is a multi-year residence permit for foreigners wishing to work in France for more than 3 months. J2M offers a selection of resources to help you submit an application.   The talent passport is part of a development approach for French Tech, the French start-up movement. In […]

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2021 Annual Statistic on French Immigration

In accordance with the European Statistics Code of Practice, the Directorate General for Foreigners in France (DGEF) of the Ministry of the Interior has set up a calendar for the publication of annual statistics on French immigration falling within the scope of migration and international protection. Thus, in compliance with […]

France must strengthen its Talent Passport Visa program.

According to the EAC, the French Passeport Talent Visa program is still too weak to attract qualified workers and high potential foreign students to France.  “The spirit of our study is to promote labor immigration by promoting the arrival in France of qualified immigration from diverse backgrounds” indicates Emmanuelle Auriol […]

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Work permit in France for a foreign employee

Foreigners who enter France to take up paid employment must have a work permit in France (also called a work permit in France for a foreign employee). Otherwise, he cannot be hired. The work permit can take the form of either a visa or a residence permit, or a document […]


If you are looking for detailed immigration assistance, we recommend that you start with a Strategy Session on French Immigration Law during a videoconference. You can book a consultation on French immigration law by completing the form below. We will let you know what realistic options you have in achieving […]

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The practice of medicine in France: how to proceed?

In respect of the practice of medicine in France, a healthcare professional who is a national of an EU member country or of a State party to an agreement with the European economic area, must follow a procedure for automatic recognition of his diploma, or comply with an authorization procedure.  […]

What should do a British person to stay in France after Brexit

The withdrawal agreement, entered into force on1 February 2020, contains specific provisions for the right of residence of certain British citizens. Thus, British nationals and members of their families who resided in France before December 31, 2020, retain their acquired rights as European citizens. Under the Withdrawal Agreement, you will […]


Issuance of family reunification visas: the judge bucks French government

Seized by several associations about the Issuance of family reunification visas: the judge bucks the French government by suspending the interruption decided by the Government. The summary judge of the Council of State suspended the Government’s decision to interrupt, because of the covid-19 epidemic, the issuance of family reunification visas […]

Brexit: more than 1,100 applications for residence permits in Vendée

Brexit: more than 1,100 applications for residence permits registered in Vendée by the British. The prefecture of Vendée has informed that more than 1,114 applications for residence permits have been sent by British nationals post-Brexit. After the agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union concluded […]


Making an appointment to the prefecture: what to do if it is impossible?

For months, getting an appointment to the prefecture to submit an application to the foreigners’ service in certain prefectures has become a real obstacle course. The counters are less and less open to the public, it is now necessary to use a mobile phone or computer, and to have access […]