Naturalization: what proof of domicile to provide?

Verified 27 January 2022 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

To make a French application for naturalization, you must provide the proof of domicile depending on your situation:

You're a tenant
  • Lease Agreement
  • Last 3 rent receipts
  • Latest phone, internet or energy bill (electricity, gas)
  • Double-sided copy of your parents' residence permit if they take care of you
You own it

You must provide the deed of ownership.

You are hosted
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Identity document of the person hosting you (identity card, passport...)
  • Copy double-sided the residence permit of your parents if they take care of you

The documents to be provided are photocopies.

Depending on your situation, other documents may be asked of yous.

In case of change of address, inform your naturalization platform by mail in the one-month period.

Attach your letter on proof of your new address.

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one simulator shows you the list custom of documents to be provided to request the French naturalization. You can also consult a video.

Application for naturalization: what documents to provide?