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Last updated on December 20, 2013

If you are going to France to work, find out about opportunities and conditions.

  • Work in France

    Work in France

    An employer in France who wants to hire an American citizen must obtain an authorization from the French Ministry of Labor.

  • Journalists


    Procedure for foreign journalists applying for press cards in France.

  • Student Part-Time Work

    Student Part-Time Work

    Students who have completed one academic year in France, may work in France, but French law regulates work by international students of all nationalities in France.

  • Au-Pair


    The applicant must apply for the visa through a Consulate and obtain it in the US before arriving in France. The time process for this visa varies from 10 to 15 business days (2 to 3 weeks). We advise you to apply at least 3 to 4 weeks prior to your departure. Find out how and where to apply.

  • The new residency card "Compétences et Talents"

    The new residency card "Compétences et Talents"

    Are you a talented individual interested in expanding your work horizon in France?
    The new residency card “Compétences et Talents” is for you !

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