Dear applicants,

Please be mindful of the upcoming holiday season. We advise you to apply well in advance as the application processing may take longer time in February.

To learn more about Spring Festival Visa Application Centre opening schedule, please click here.

To learn more about closure days, please see here.

TLScontact Application Procedure

The TLScontact application procedure, established in conjunction with [the Consulate General of France in Shanghai](http://www.ambafrance-cn.org/-Consulat-Shanghai-), aims to receive applicants in better conditions, handle visa applications and assist the Consulate General of France in Shanghai in processing applications in a timely manner.

Special Notice

For the following main visa categories:

  • long-stay visa application (above 90 days)
  • visiting the DROM-CTOM

Applicants of 12 years old or above on the day of submitting visa application must go through the biometric data capture step for each new application, even if they have already submitted their fingerprints for a previous visa application.

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