CONDITIONS OF ENTRY INTO AND RESIDENCE IN THE PRINCIPALITY
The conditions for entry and residence in the Principality of Monaco vary according to the projected length of stay.
For a period not exceeding 3 months:
Foreign nationals wishing to enter the territory of the Principality of Monaco and remain for a period not exceeding three months must be in possession of the requisite document for entry into France, pursuant to the Neighbourhood Agreement of 18 May 1963 between France and Monaco, and to Sovereign Ordinance no. 3153 of 19 March 1964.
For a period exceeding 3 months:
Foreign nationals aged over 16 who wish to remain in Monaco for a period exceeding three months, or to establish residence in Monaco, must be in possession of a residence permit issued by the Monegasque authorities.
The issue of a residence permit (carte de séjour) is subject to the following formalities.