ArmInfo.The Embassy of France in Armenia is gradually resuming visa services.
According to the French diplomatic mission, the visa issuance service will resume from June 30, however, applications for long-term visas (more than 3 months) will be accepted at the initial stage. Applications are accepted in the following categories: study, professional activities, family circumstances. At the same time, the Embassy emphasized that a long-term visa is not a Schengen visa, and is issued for the possibility of a long stay by a person in France (up to 90 days.) Visa applications are accepted online on the FRANCE-VISAS website.
Applications are received strictly by appointment through the appropriate application and subject to strict safety measures due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The possible granting of a visa does not guarantee immediate access to the territory of the state, this is determined by the restrictions applicable at the borders. Before applying for a visa, it is recommended to go to the following page: Attestation de deplacement et de voyage, to check if you are eligible to enter France.