Please read our website carefully before contacting us, as you will only receive a reply if the information is not available on this website.
Visa requirements for SHORT STAY AND LONG STAY VISAS
When writing to us, please include the following:
Your full name
If you are not a US citizen, your current status in the USA (permanent resident "green card", F1 visa, H1B visa, etc…)
Which visa you are applying for (please be specific) and the approximate length of your stay
Additional contact information (phone number, secondary e-mail, etc…)
We DO NOT make appointments by phone or email.
Should you need to contact the visa department, you can reach us at:
Phone: (310) 235-3257 - Monday through Friday from 2pm to 4:30pm only.
Please note a high number of applicants might prevent us from answering the phone, thus we strongly suggest to contact us via e-mail
Fax: (310) 235-3204
Entrance to the visa section is located behind the building, at the corner of Benecia Ave.
Consulate General of France
10390 Santa Monica Blvd., suite 115
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Monday through Friday from 8:45am to 12pm
By appointment only
Independence Day: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012
Labor Day: Monday, September 3rd, 2012
Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012
Christmas: Tuesday, December 25th, 2012