DIT provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help UK companies succeed in France, and French companies set up and invest in the UK.

We offer expertise and contacts through our extensive network of specialists in the UK, and staff in the British Embassy in Paris, Consulate-General in Bordeaux and Trade Office in Lyon.

Set up a business and invest in the UK

Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can set up and grow in the UK on great.gov.uk.

Buy from the UK

Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with the DIT’s Find a Supplier service.

Export to France from the UK

UK companies can increase their sales, growth and stability by selling to France.

DIT provides:

You can find services and information at great.gov.uk. Our export guide to France provides essential information for new and established exporters.

Export licensing and special rules for France

Information on products or services which require licences for supply outside of the UK.

Our people

  • Oriel Petry

    Director, Department for International Trade France

Contact us

Department for International Trade France

British Embassy
35, rue du Faubourg St Honoré
75383 Paris Cedex 08
France

Please visit our "Access and opening times" page for our teams' contact details

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Department for International Trade Lyon

Le Lugdunum
5, place Jules Ferry

69006 Lyon
France

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Department for International Trade Bordeaux

British Consulate
353, Boulevard du Président Wilson
33073 Bordeaux Cedex
France

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Corporate information