To enter and stay in continental France, in French Overseas Departments and Regions and in French Overseas Collectivities and Territories

 
 

  

You hold a residence authorisation issued in French Polynesia  and you want to go to another French territory (Continental France, Overseas Departments and Regions and Overseas Collectivities):

  

Document checklist for short stays in French Polynesia (less than 3 months) 

Case n°1: According to your nationality, you are exempted of the short-stay visa requirement (see list).

Case n°2: You are a national of another country you are not exempted of the short-stay visa requirement:

You may apply for a short-stay visa with the administration of the High Commission of the French Republic in French Polynesia at least 3 weeks (save in exceptional cases) before your departure for French Polynesia.

You will have to show:

-  the application form for a short-stay visa (download the form);

> Formulaire de demande de visa de court séjour - format : PDF sauvegarder le fichiersauvegarder le fichier - 0,93 Mb

-  the documents mentioned in this list.

> Liste des pièces à fournir pour dde visa court sejour - format : PDF sauvegarder le fichiersauvegarder le fichier - 0,01 Mb

  

Document checklist for long stays in French Polynesia (more than 3 months) 

Save in particular cases, you must obtain a long-stay visa, with the administration of the High Commission of the French Republic in French Polynesia at least 4 months (save in exceptional cases) before your departure for French Polynesia.

You will have to show:

-  the application form for a long-stay visa (download the form);

> Formulaire de demande de visa long séjour - format : PDF sauvegarder le fichiersauvegarder le fichier - 0,51 Mb

-  the documents mentioned in this list.

> Liste des pièces à fournir pour dde visa long sejour - format : PDF sauvegarder le fichiersauvegarder le fichier - 0,01 Mb

                         

Useful contact:

Direction de la règlementation et des affaires juridiques (Regulation and Legal Affairs Authority)

Bureau de la règlementation et des élections (Regulation and Elections Bureau)

Foreigners Section

Avenue Pouvanaa'a Oopa

✉ : BP 115 - 98 713 Papeete TAHITI

☎ : (689) 40 46 86 03 - Fax : (689) 40 46 86 29

@ : etrangers@polynesie-francaise.pref.gouv.fr

Open to the public: Monday through Friday 07.30 am to 12.00 pm (noon)

Phone reception: Monday through Thursday 01.30 pm to 04.00 pm and Friday 01.30 pm to 03.00 pm.