Bank account application in France
Apply for a bank account
It is mandatory to have a French bank account registered in France to be eligible to financial assistance provided by government institution, e.g. housing financial assistance (CAF) and student scholarships (CROUS).
How to proceed
Applying for a bank account in France will require you to provide:
- A copy of your ID whether that is your Passport, National ID or residence permit.
- Proof of address in France, e.g. tenancy agreement, electricity bill.
- A visa if required by your home country