Applying for a Visa

The French Embassy in Lusaka is no longer issuing visas

Residents of Zambia who intend to travel to France for a short stay (less than 90 days) have to apply for a Schengen visas at the Swedish Embassy in Lusaka.

The Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka
Haile Selassie Avenue
Opposite Ndeke House

Phone, fax, email:
Tel: +260 211 25 17 11
Check the website of the Embassy of Sweden

All applicants for:

  • long stay visa (more than 90 days) for France,
  • visa for French territories called DOM (Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyana, Saint Martin, Saint Barthélémy),
  • visa for French Polynesia, Wallis et Futuna, TAAF, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, New Caledonia and Mayotte

Please contact the Consulate General of France in Johannesburg:

Standard Bank Building, 3rd floor
191, Jan Smuts Avenue
Tél : 011 778 56 00
Check the website of the Consulate General of France in Johannesburg

The visa issuing time (working days) ranges from 7 to about 15 days.

Online: 03/03/2015

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