Living in France

Guidance on Brexit changes, accessing healthcare, getting a document legalised, English-speaking lawyers and how to vote abroad.

  1. Apply for a European Health Insurance Card

    Apply for or renew your free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) online.

  2. France travel advice

    Latest travel advice for France including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health

  3. France: buying property

    Information on legal requirements and advice for British nationals buying property in France.

  4. France: lawyers

    List of English speaking lawyers in France and French Overseas Territories.

  5. France: translators

    List of translators and interpreters for British nationals in France.

  6. France: Voisins Voices - newsletter for the British community in France

    Voisins Voices is the newsletter for the British community living in France, published by the British Embassy in Paris.

  7. Get your document legalised

    Use the online service to get a UK document legalised

  8. Living in Europe

    Information for UK nationals living in the EU, EEA EFTA, Switzerland and Ireland, including guidance on residency, healthcare and the Withdrawal Agreement.

  9. Living in France

    Official information for UK nationals moving to and living in France need to know, including guidance on residency, healthcare, driving and the Withdrawal Agreement.

  10. Monaco: lawyers

    List of English-speaking lawyers for British nationals in Monaco.

  11. Support for British nationals abroad: A guide

    This guide highlights some of the main ways you can help yourself stay safe abroad and what help the FCO can provide.

  12. UK benefits if you're going or living abroad

    Find out what benefits you might be able to receive while you're abroad and how to export them from the UK or claim them while abroad

  13. Voting if you move or live abroad

    How to vote if you move or live abroad, including eligibility and registration