A new immigration policy to better account for socio-economic imperatives in France and in immigrants' countries of origin has been set up since the immigration laws of 2006 and 2007.

The General Management of the Foreign in France (DGEF) and the French Office for Immigration and Integration (OFII) are working together to promote the provisions for labour migration with this web-site.

Find out more about the objectives of the new policy


You are an employer, human resources manager, company director, attorney or corporate advisor, labour market intermediary, or otherwise involved in the labour market.

Find out more about recruiting foreign workers.

The following are descriptions on the various provisions.
Consult them depending upon the level of progress of your project:


You belong to a prefectural or consular office, a departmental labour directorate or another government agency.

This section will provide you with documents on managing labour migration: