|from 25 000 €
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Passeport talent is one of French residence permits, which can be obtained through a simplified procedure through the French Tech Visa program. The program is intended for start-up employees, economic investors and founders of companies in the field of technological development from countries outside the European Union. At the legislative level, the process of granting residence in France has been introduced by the Government in order to support the development of startups at the national and international levels. The right to receive a residence permit through a simplified procedure - Passeport Talent-Family - also applies to spouse and minor children of the main applicant.
The right of free movement in the EU and the Schengen area
Acquisition of French permanent residence or citizenship after 5 years of residency in the country
Favorable tax system for investors, company owners and start-up employees
Access to accounts and preservation of the capital in reliable European banks
1 Applying to La French Tech
The registration of a residence permit in France involves obtaining an invitation letter from La French Tech and submitting documents for French Tech Visa. The company's lawyers will help you to correctly fill in the application and send a request for an invitation to the French startup organization. The decision will be made within 3-4 weeks. Once the application is approved, you should obtain permission to enter France. You can apply for a visa at a France consulate in your country of residence. Along with the standard visa application form, you should submit:
2 Preparing set of documents for a residence permit
Visa is usually issued in 3-5 working days. During this period, the company's specialists will help you prepare and translate into French the package of documents for the issuance of residence permits provided by the program. The payment for translation services will be €50 EUR. You will need the following documents:
When applying with family, the following documents are required:
3 Submitting documents to the prefecture for a residence permit - Passeport Talent
The prepared set of documents for registration of the resident status can be submitted to the prefecture, administrative institution of the government, directly on the territory of the state. The documents must be registered in person by appointment, arranged for you by International Holdings lawyers.
4 Receiving a French residence permit card
Once your residence permit application has been accepted by the prefecture, you will be issued with a "récépissé " and " L'autorisation provisoire ", a temporary residence permit that allows you to live and work in France and to move freely within the European Union. The plastic residence card is issued within 1-2 months from the date of application. The document costs €269 EUR and is provided for a period of 4 years with the possibility of further extension and the right to acquire French permanent residence or citizenship after 5 years of residency in the country.
Residence permit in France under
the French Tech Visa program
Become the resident of European Union
on favorable terms
Under the terms of the program, start-up workers, company owners and investors who contribute to the technological development of France can apply for a French Tech Visa and residence permit. The general requirements for all categories of applicants are age of majority, citizenship of a non-EU country, no criminal record, an official source of income and valid travel documents. The process of consideration of the request and issuance of residence permit in France takes 4-6 months.
Drawing up a personal comprehensive immigration plan
Legal assistance in the collection and preparation of necessary document required by French law
Qualified support during the residence permit "Passeport talent" acquisition
permit for your family
Enlist the support from
International Holdings lawyers
for successful immigration to France