I am an American living in Paris with a student visa. I failed to register with OFII before the deadline. Is there anything I can do? I would like to extend my visa which expires in October. Thank you for your help!
You should go immediately to the Préfecture or (the sous Préfecture) and explain them your case. Only the Préfecture can give you a second chance.
The Préfecture (or Sous -Préfecture) can make an exception, but they do not have to.
Thank you so much!
You are welcome, you must go there very fast, it that does not work try again with the OFII. You must give them a good reason to make an exception.
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