britishinfrance
The official site for the British Community Committee of France

Welcome to  our network of member organisations which offers a wide range of social and professional activities, as well as addressing common concerns of the British community in France.

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British Embassy

Click here to navigate to the British Embassy website

Visit Page
Clicking on this link will take you to the British Embassy page.

Changes to UK entry rules

From 1st October 2021, the UK no longer accepts identity cards at passport checks. If a member of your family is not British, they will have to show a passport to travel to the UK.

Go to EU information
Read here all about British in Europe's work

The BCC's 2021-22 Directory is now available

Discover the list of our member associations and see if any are of interest to you
Click here to download the Directory

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Latest News

Planning to travel to the UK?

The UK has brought in new rules for travelling to England from Friday 7th January

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Members' Special Events & Sponsors

Promoting the Newsletters and Special Event posters of Member Associations & the BCC Directory Sponsors

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Post-Brexit visits to France by UK residents ...

Before travelling to France on holiday, for work or to live permanently after 1st January 2021, make sure you check how long you can stay.

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Are you, or do you want to become, a French resident?

The rules are different depending on whether you arrived in France before or after 1st January 2021

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What should you do to have health cover if you are a visitor to France

There is an easy, practical process to obtain an GHIC or EHIC health card

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BCC Noticeboard of Meetings and events

Communication the BCC's operating programme over the year

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Voisins Voices

Welcome to the December Edition of Voisins Voices 

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The BCC Support Fund

In June 2020, the "BCC Support Fund" was set up to provide funds to member associations who developed a project to assist British Citizens resident in France with needs arising from Brexit or Covid-19

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An article about British in France in October's French Property News

The British Community Committee in France can help British expats living in France in all manner of ways. Claire Godfrey explains.

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The BCC Directory

Download a PDF of our Directory giving details of our members and their activities as well as our Directory sponsors

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British in Europe is winding down its activities

The British in Europe Steering Team regretfully announce that BiEs activited are being wound down and no new actions will be taken. Read their press release here.

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