Welcome by the Consul General [fr]


Dear Internet users, the whole team is please to welcome you to the site of the Consulate general of France in Louisiana.

Created with you in mind, here you can find useful information on franco-louisiana relations in all domaines, available in French and in English. Discover the missions and activities of the Consulate, and meet the people who make them possible.

French citizens residing in or visiting Louisiana can find useful information on the services we provide to facilitate your relocation or your stay in our circonscription. This site also directs you to the services of the Consulate general of France in Houston, which among other things is responsible for the issuance of travel documents and matters of civil status.

Here you can also learn about the numerous events that nurture the relationship between France and Louisiana, and illustrate its vitality.

You will also find information about your representatives elected to the Assembly of French Citizens Abroad (l’Assemblé des Français de l’Etranger) as well as our honorary consuls in Lafayette and Shreveport. We also have a list of francophone and francophile associations in Louisiana, who also endeavor to strengthen the franco-louisianian friendship.

Since 2013, the consulate general of France in Louisiana also serves as the local Presidency of the European Union, and works with the EU member country’s consular postes in the region. Here you can also find information on Europe and European events.

If you are from the United States or any other country, you can find information on the formalities required to enter and stay on French territory, as well as useful links to prepare for your journey to France.

The site is only one outlet of consular communication, we are also present on social media on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Join us!

I would like to also invite you to subscribe to our newsletter, La Gazette, to discover the strong relationship between France and Louisiana.

I look forward to meeting you, and I wish you, dear internet users, an excellent virtual visit.

Long live France, long live Louisiana !

Vincent Sciama
Consul General of France

Last modified on 10/08/2017

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