Visa requirements for Canadians

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not need a visa to enter this country for limited stays.

Visa requirements for Foreigners

You must apply directly to the consulate for this visa. No third party can assist.

Non-Canadians must apply IN PERSON at the Embassy or Consulate for the European Customs Treaty Zone visa. Visa seekers are advised that they must seek visas directly and in person from the embassy or consulate as they will be interviewed and fingerprinted and biometrically scanned.

Non-Canadians must make an appointment directly with the appropriate embassy or consulate and attend the IN PERSON interview and fingerprinting. You must contact the embassy for the appointment. The embassy will tell you which documents to bring to your appointment. This country is a signatory of the European Customs Agreement on border control and visa standardization. Due to government regulations, no third party can assist you with your visa needs.

Travelers are advised that they must seek visas directly from the Embassy or Consulate in their consular region, even if it is not in their home province.


France Centre VFS Global in Toronto
Suite 400
208 Bloor Street West
Toronto ON M5S 3B4
Tel: 613 927 9266
Area: Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan.

France Centre VFS Global in Vancouver
Suite 440
580 Hornby Street
Vancouver BC V6C 3B6
Tel 613 927 9266
Area: BC, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories.

France Centre VFS Global in Montreal
Suite 820
1010 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal QC H3A 2R7
Tel 613 927 9266
Area: Montreal, southern and western Quebec, NS, NB, PEI, NFLD, and Nunavut.

France Visa Office in Ottawa
VFS Global France
Suite 403
2211 Riverside Drive
Ottawa ON K1H 7X5
Tel (613) 927-9266
Area: Ottawa and National Capital Region.

Consulate General of France in Quebec City
25 Saint-Louis Street
Quebec QC G1R 3Y8
Tel (418) 694-2294 
Area: Quebec City, northern and eastern Quebec.