Student Residence Permit / Carte de Séjour

FAQ related to student residence permit in France, first time application, renewal

Renewal of the French residence permit - New online procedure
Most of the student residence permits can now be renewed online. You can have a look at the details in the attached document Please pay attention to...
Wed, 15 Sep, 2021 at 8:54 AM
List of requested documents for the residence permit / Documents à fournir pour le titre de séjour
Please pay attention to the new schedule to drop the application. The application for the renewal must be submitted online - at the soonest 120 days (4 m...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 8:54 AM
Controls from the Préfecture / Contrôles de la préfecture
Controls from the préfecture on holders of a student residence permit are currently going on. You may have been granted a 2 to 4-year laminated c...
Tue, 3 Apr, 2018 at 5:52 PM
How to declare my change of address to the Préfecture? New online procedure
New online procedure to declare your change of address to the Préfecture (student residence permit) You are requested by law to declare your change of add...
Wed, 27 Jan, 2021 at 10:32 AM
Where should I drop my file when renewing my residence permit? Où dois-je déposer mon dossier pour renouveler ma carte de séjour?
Most of the applications are now submitted online on the ANEF platform: https://administration-etrangers-en-france.interieur.gouv.fr/particuliers P...
Wed, 15 Sep, 2021 at 9:00 AM
When should I renew my residence permit ? Quand dois-je renouveler mon titre de séjour?
Most of the applications are now submitted online on the ANEF platform: https://administration-etrangers-en-france.interieur.gouv.fr/particuliers P...
Wed, 15 Sep, 2021 at 9:02 AM
When will I get a laminated card? Quand recevrai-je une carte plastifiée?
Your first residence permit consists in your visa and OFII stamp. It is valid until your visa expires. Two months before the expiry date of the visa you...
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017 at 3:34 PM
How can I prove my income? Comment justifier de mes ressources?
There are several options: - You should be able to show that you receive monthly automatic bank transfers of at least €615 (or only €350 if you are hou...
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 11:07 AM
What kind of residence proof is accepted? Quel justificatif de domicile est accepté?
All proofs of residence must be dated less than 3 months. You can provide one of the following: - An ALEGESSEC housing attestation (attestation « est logé...
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 11:10 AM
How long does it take to get a residence permit ? Quel est le délai d’obtention d’un titre de séjour ?
The processing period can vary tremendously from one file to the other but there is an average delay of two months between the moment the complete file is ...
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 11:26 AM