The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Paris is responsible for providing visa services to those seeking to enter the United States for a temporary period and for those wishing to take up indefinite or permanent residence in the United States.
French citizens and citizens of certain other countries seeking to visit the U.S. for short-term business or tourist travel may be eligible for the Visa Waiver Program/ESTA. More about the eligibility requirements.
To apply for a nonimmigrant visa, please click on this link.
Main steps to remember (per applicant):
Tourism, business, study, exchange, temporary work
Diplomats & Other Government Officials (A, G, NATO)
Treaty Trader (E-1) and Treaty Investor (E-2) Visas
Frequently Asked Questions