• DROM, French overseas “Départements” and “Régions” are: Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Martinique, Mayotte**, and Réunion.

  • CTOM, French overseas territories are: French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna, New Caledonia and its dependencies, Saint Martin, Saint Barthélémy and Saint-Pierre and Miquelon*.

These territories are accessible by holding a Schengen visa - issued by a French consulate - whose current validity is between 6 months and 5 years. If not, you must apply for a specific visa.

List of documents

If you would like to apply for a short stay visa (≤90 days) DROM-CTOM:

  • For French Polynesia, Réunion, New Caledonia (Short-stay Tourist): Please click here for the list of documents.

  • Special case of Polynesia, Reunion and New Caledonia: All Chinese tourists traveling through an approved agency are now exempt from visa for Reunion or French Polynesia or New Caledonia, for stays of up to 14 days. Please click here to view the list of accredited travel agencies.For more information, you can also check on website of French authorities.

  • For the other islands of DROM-CTOM: click here, choose a visa type corresponding to your request, for the list of documents.

You can click here,for more information about DROM-CTOM.