While France's borders remain mostly closed to travelers from outside the EU since the partial re-opening on June 15, the border opening process moves forward with the possibility to travel now granted to holders of a Long Stay Visa bearing the mention "Passport Talent".
Announced by a tweet from the Delegate Minister for Foreign Trade, Mr. Franck Riester, and confirmed by the update of the international travel certificates which now contain such a visa as a condition for exemption from travel restrictions, this re-opening was eagerly awaited even if some grey areas remain.
To say that Human Resources and Mobility professionals awaited this reopening would be an understatement, as the closure of borders and administrations since 17 March has had such an impact on our work!
It should, therefore, enable us once again, to project ourselves into the mobility processes paused since lockdown or considered since.
Our entire Immigration team is at your disposal to (re)launch these projects!
However, several points still need to be clarified to allow us to move forward in this new landscape of professional immigration:
Our team is in close contact with the Consulates and the administrations involved for clarification of these points.