Visa section / useful information

The visa section of the Embassy of France in Zimbabwe issues short and long-stay visas to France.

To find out if you need a visa, to obtain information on the procedure to follow to submit your application, and to download the forms, consult the following website

The visa section of the Embassy of France in Zimbabwe also issues Schengen (short-stay) visas for Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Iceland, Sweden and Switzerland. This representation does not apply to long stay visas.

Finally, the visa section also issues short-stay visas for Burkina Faso, the Central African Republic, Djibouti, Gabon, Mauritania and Togo.

The visa section is open to the public by appointment only from 9am to 12pm from Monday to Friday.

The request for an appointment must be initiated as soon as possible, and in any case, at least 15 working days before the planned date of departure to Europe.

You can book an appointment by e-mail ONLY. Kindly note that NO appointment will be given by telephone.

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Last update 07/05/2021

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