Every foreign national coming to France must be able to present to immigration, upon arrival, documentation showing proof of purpose of the visit, sufficient funds, accommodation and return ticket.
Unless your are exempt from visa requirements or a citizen of the Schengen Zone member countries, a visa is required. It must be acquired before departure for France at the French embassy or consulate in your country of residence.
For Gay Games 10, the type of visa required to enter France is a short-stay (equal or less than 90 says) visa called “Schengen visa”. It is issued for multiple entries, usually for tourism, business travel or family visits.
For information on the requirements for your passport, visa, and any other travel documents, please check the website of the French Embassy/Consulate in your country, and also check with the airlines and travel authorities of your country.
If you are already registered and you need a certificate from Paris 2018, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org – with the subject “visa” – and we will send you a letter of invitation, or ask for further information and advise the French Foreign Office