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Application for residence card: what proof of residence?

Verified 12 novembre 2019 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

If you are applying for a residence card, you must provide proof of residence dating back less than 3 months. The document to produce depends on your situation.

You must provide one of the following:

  • Electricity or gas, water, landline or internet access bill
  • Lease
  • Rent receipt
  • Housing tax

  FYI : a secure proof of residence (including 2D-Doc barcode ) cannot be refused.

You must provide the following 2 documents:

  • Attestation of your hotelier
  • Last month invoice

You must provide the following documents:

  • Attestation of your host dated and signed
  • Copy of identity card or residence card
  • Proof of domicile in his name (deed of ownership or statement of housing tax or copy of the lease or invoice of electricity, gas, water, fixed telephone or Internet access)

  FYI : a secure proof of residence (including 2D-Doc barcode ) cannot be refused.