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Information and events for British citizens in France

The British Embassy in Paris has been holding meetings across France to update British citizens working and living in the country and answering their questions regarding Britain's departure from the European Union.

Information for British citizens in France

The British Embassy in Paris has been holding meetings across France to update British citizens working and living in the country and answering their questions regarding Britain’s departure from the European Union. In our team’s continuous effort to reach as many British expats in France as possible, we will be announcing further outreach meetings below.

Upcoming citizens outreach meetings across France

  • Reims 17 January, register here
  • Rouen 22 January, register here
  • Parthenay 24 January, register here
  • Auxerre 28 January, register here
  • Cannes 31 January, register here
  • Annemasse 11 February, register here

We will also be hosting another Facebook live Q&A on 18 January for those unable to attend our regional events. Visit our Facebook page for further information

Previous citizens outreach meetings across France

2018

18 December Facebook live Q&A
10 December Dijon
3 December Annecy
20 November Saint-Malo
19 November Saint-Germain-en-Laye
15 November Aix-en-Provence
7 November Chantilly
19 October Bordeaux
4 October Toulouse
5 September Perpignan
11 July Montpellier
3 July Cahors
26 June Nîmes
18 June Narbonne
28 May Périgueux
15 May Limoges
20 April Carcassonne
18-19 April Rennes/Dinan/St Jacut de la Mer
17 April Strasbourg
12 March Calais
6 March Caen
15 February Montauban

2017

12 December Bergerac
11 December Poitou-Charentes
6 December Paris
27 November Gouarec
23 November St-Raphael
7 November Nice
12 October Toulouse
1 October Angers
21 September Tours
01 July Bordeaux
  • Visit our Living in France guide for practical information, such as applying for a ‘carte de séjour’. You can receive email alerts whenever the guide is updated by signing up here.
  • To receive updates on what our team is up to, make sure to sign up for our newsletter Voisins Voices and follow us on Facebook and Twitter. All previous Voisins Voices newsletters can also be accessed on GOV.UK
  • Read our latest Facebook Q&A held in December 2018.

If you have attended one of our meetings, we would appreciate your feedback (please note that if you have responded to one of our paper surveys, we ask you not to fill out another online one).

For questions concerning your rights as a British citizen in France, contact us. If you have any suggestions for other towns and places that could host our citizens outreach meetings, please email France.Enquiries@fco.gov.uk.

For press enquiries, contact us here.

Published 20 September 2018
Last updated 9 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. New citizens outreach meetings announced in Reims, Rouen, Parthenay, Auxerre, Cannes and Annemasse. We will also be hosting another Facebook live Q&A on 18 January.
  2. New date published: Facebook live Q&A on 18 December
  3. New meetings announced in Aix-en-Provence, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Saint-Malo, Annecy and Dijon.
  4. New British citizens outreach date announced: 7 November 2018 in Chantilly.
  5. First published.