Projet Innovant

Passeport Talent France
A startup visa designed for entrepreneurs and teams eager to launch or relocate their innovative business to France.
Free consultation
The program is designed to attract projects at various stages of development, including MVPs. It is open to any business sector and does not require a minimum investment.

Enjoy the Following Opportunities:

The visa is issued for up to 4 years and can be extended.
For individuals and teams
You can apply alone or as a team of co-founders. Аpplications in this case will be reviewed together.
Fast track to residency and passport
Eligibility for permanent residency (PR) and French citizenship after five years. You need to prove that you have spent most of the time in the country, submit tax returns, and pass the language exam - at least B1 level.
Zero-investment requirements
No minimum investment requirement—just demonstrate a viable financial model in the business plan.
No French language requirement
Only sufficient English or French is needed for project presentation).
Healthcare and education benefits
The founder and their family members are provided with free public health insurance and have the opportunity to study in French schools and universities and attend language courses free of charge.
Family together
Possibility to relocate with a spouse and minor children.
Fast approval:
Visa approval process takes 5-6 months.

Why Choose Relogate?

Relogate specializes in providing seamless relocation solutions for startups looking to expand their operations to key business hubs across France, the UK, and the USA.

Here's why startups trust us:
Expertise

With years of experience in the relocation industry, we have the expertise to navigate the complexities of international expansion, ensuring a smooth transition for your startup.
Customized Solutions

We recognize that every startup is unique, which is why we offer customized relocation packages tailored to meet your specific needs and requirements.
Global Network

Through our extensive network of partners and affiliates, we can facilitate your startup's relocation to prime locations in France, UK, and the USA, enabling you to tap into new markets and opportunities.
Dedicated Support

Our team of relocation specialists is committed to providing personalized support and guidance at every step of the relocation process, ensuring that your startup receives the assistance it needs to thrive in its new environment.

Contact Us

Have any questions?  Want to check your eligibility? Need more info on the visa? Contact our expert directly to get all the answers.

Aya

Relocation expert
What You Can Enjoy with Relogate
The visa and residency application process includes several stages:
  • Pitch Deck preparation
  • Accelerator approval
  • Innovativeness approval from the Ministry of Economy
  • Visa application at the Consulate
  • Residence permit application
1. In-depth Interview with Founders
The interview allows us to evaluate the project, highlight the essence of innovativeness and properly present it to the accelerator.
2. Pitch Deck Preparation
We prepare a pitch deck according to the requirements of French accelerators to increase your chances of admission into the program.
3. Project Submission to the Incubator
Our team will connect you with a French incubator or accelerator that's right for your project. We handle everything from sending out your pitch deck and managing communications with the accelerator to conducting mock sessions with founders to prep for project presentations.
4. Application Submission to DRIEETS (Ministry of Economy)
We fill out applications for each of the founders to DRIEETS to get a letter of support.
5. Visa and Residency Application
We assist with gathering, translating, and submitting all necessary documents for the national visa D. Once in France we’ll help you to apply for your residence permit.
We’ll be with you and your team every step of the way, from preparing your documents to handling everyday challenges after you've settled in. We’re here to support you throughout the entire process.
How Long Does It Take?
  • Pitch deck preparation and submission to a business incubator: 1-1.5 months.
  • Project assessment at the accelerator: up to 3 months.
  • Application for a letter of support by the French Ministry of Economy (DRIEETS): approx. 2 months.
  • Issuance of Visa D to enter the country: usually less than 1 month.
  • Obtaining a residence permit (carte de séjour pluriannuelle) in the French prefecture: 2-6 months.
Mandatory Costs
These fees are paid to the French government and authorized organizations
Acceleration program (compulsory for the first 6 months):
from €3 600
Consular fee:
€100
Apostille:
€25
Document translations:
€200
Residence permit fee:
€200
You will also need to show proof of sufficient funds for the first year: €24 000 - which is equivalent to a  French minimum wage per person (For families: €30 000 for two people; €40 000 for three people) - and a hotel/apartment reservation for at least 4 weeks.
Our Service Fees
Case preparation and support
For 1 founder:
€5900
For 2 founders:
€7900
For 3 founders:
€9900
Estimated Cost Breakdown for Two Co-founders Over 4 Years
Total cost for a comprehensive visa case:

€12 950
  • €4 000 — Acceleration program
  • €200 — Consular fees
  • €50 — Apostille
  • €400 — Document translations
  • €400 — Residency permit fees
  • €7900 — Case preparation and support from Relogate

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