Logo - Official Visa Application Center
Official Visa Application center
Logo - Official Visa Application Center
Official Visa Application center
Please note that all appointment booking must be started through France-Visas.gouv.fr website
News from The French Consulate

FRANCE VISAS: THE OFFICIAL PORTAL TO VISA INFORMATION

France has launched a new service to facilitate all international visa applications. For more information or to register for your visa application documents, log on to France-Visas, the official website for visas for France. France-Visas is the sole portal providing all necessary information to guide you through your visa application, and to assist you at each stage of

the process (file preparation, submission, and follow-up of your application).Once you have completed the registration process on France-Visas online, you will be redirected to the CAPAGO website to make an appointment for the submission of your visa application and the collection of your biometric data.

 

How to apply for my Schengen visa ?


You will find the 4 main steps to prepare and apply for your French visa below:

1
Visit France-visas.gouv.fr

At France-visas.gouv.fr, you’ll find information on visa requirements, where, when and how to apply. A breakdown of costs and time is also available.

Visit France-visas

2
Complete the Application Form

Visit France-visas.gouv.fr to obtain all the information on the visa process and all the documents required for your visa application.

3
Book my appointment

Once you have completed all the steps on France-visas.gouv.fr, you may then proceed to book your appointment via the link provided by France-visas.gouv.fr.

4
Collect my passport

Once the French Consulate has processed your application, we can deliver your passport to a location of your choice, or you may collect it at Capago International.

CAPAGO INTERNATIONAL: OFFICIAL FRENCH VISA APPLICATION CENTRES IN SOUTH AFRICA


Capago visa application centers in South Africa (Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town) collect visa applications on behalf of the French authorities, to be instructed by the French general Consulates in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

 

All useful information regarding visa procedures is available on the new France-Visas website. Once you have filled-in your application form on France-Visas website, you will be redirected to our website in order to book an appointment for the submission of your visa application and the collection of your biometric data.