So you are ready to start a new adventure, and build a new life in France! You want to reset!
You want to find a new purpose! You want to live in one of the most visited countries in the world! You are ready to give the chance to a life-changing experience, immerse yourself in a new culture, live and work abroad and really explore your potential.
But how do you make it happen?
I will tell you in a series of 3 videos how to move to France as an entrepreneur or a freelancer, how to overcome the French bureaucracy and how to plan your move taking into account all the essential elements to set you up for success. We are going to start in this video with the visa types for entrepreneurs or self-employed, then the visa request process and in the third video I’ll outline for you the entire master plan to make the move happen. So you want to watch the 3 videos if you want to make the big move the right way.
You can already picture yourself at a French café enjoying a nice croissant, maybe having an apéro with a tasty glass of wine and an amazing cheese board, or just wandering around the old streets of your new French town!
You may have been a tourist in France many times but you want the real deal and a life-changing experience after the past months we have all been through. This might just have been the wake-up call you needed!
However, you don’t know where to start. First, you’re not entirely sure you need a visa and which visa is the one for you. Then, how to prepare your visa request file to get your French door opener!
After watching this video, you’ll know the visa you need to request as an entrepreneur or a freelancer. And if you stick with me, I’ll also tell you the steps you need to go through to request it!
Bonjour, I’m Guiga from the blog Expat in France. I’m a French serial expat. I have made the big international move to Ireland, Argentina, Luxembourg, but also Spain, the UK and Brazil.
Now, I want to share my experience with adventurers like YOU so that you can make your dream to move to France a reality.
And the first step is to choose the right visa.
Did you know there were 27 different visas to move to France? And that once you get into France with a visa it can be very difficult when not impossible to change status? So making the right choice initially will avoid so much hassle and also the risk of getting a visa refusal.
Most people don’t know there are 4 specific visas to come to France as an entrepreneur or a freelancer.
But before I get into more details about these 4 visas…