Toulouse supports its young population

Toulouse beats for the youth ! Assistance for accommodation, for transportation, for fun ... find all the practical information !

Citizen's advice

Procedures at the city hall or in your local district city hall (procedures) (Census and signing up on the electoral roll)

Authorisation for travelling abroad for under the age of 18

To go abroad without their parents, minors must obtain a specific authorisation certificate prior to the trip.

Census certificate

The census is compulsory between the 16th birthday and the three following months. A certificate is delivered at the town hall on presentation of an ID card and the "livret de famille" (family booklet). This certificate is essential, particularly for exams and for taking part in the defence and civic day (what used to be called the JAPD).

Signing onto the electoral roll

Signing onto your town's electoral roll is compulsory if you want to vote. This concerns newcomers to the city and young people who have come of age (for having reached 18 or going to be 18 years old before March 1st  of the election year and the day before the election).
Young European union nationals can vote in municipal and European elections.
>> For more information in french


Centre for children and young people's rights

This is a place where you can be heard and obtain information about rights relating to minors and young people over 18.
A legal advisor, a social worker and a psychologist are there to answer questions.
The service is free, anonymous and confidential.

Maison des droits des enfants et des jeunes
6, rue des Couteliers - 05 61 53 22 63
Accueil tous les mercredis de 14 h à 16 h
Sur rendez-vous du lundi au samedi de 9 h à 19 h
Métro Esquirol ou Carmes

Maison de justice et du droit de la Reynerie
2, impasse Abbé-Salvat - 05 61 43 06 94
Les 1er et 3e mercredis de chaque mois de 14 h à 17 h
Métro Reynerie

Maison de justice et du droit - Nord (Lalande)
210, avenue de Fronton - 05 34 42 29 50
Les 2e et 4e mercredis de chaque mois de 14 h à 17 h
Métro La Vache puis bus 60 ou 69.


Taking part in city life

Young people's Council

This council enables the 15-25 year olds to speak up, take part in politics and get involved in different projects.
This institution represents young people from different backgrounds (young employed, trainees, job seekers, etc.) and actually participates in city hall work.
Meetings take place 3 to 4 times per month.

Student Council

The Student Council (CVE) associates volunteer students, CROuS delegates, health insurance representatives and university representatives for dealing with student issues. Students take part in municipal discussions and actions.

Centres for young people

Based on a local approach (local centres and presence in the field), teams working specifically for young people (monitors and educators) propose collective and individual support, designed to embrace requests and needs among 11 to 25 year olds and, more globally, they help young people to get involved and take their place in city life.
To date, 14 of these teams exist in Toulouse (Bellefontaine, Reynerie, Mirail université, Pradettes, Saint-Martin, Faourette, Bagatelle, Vestrepain, Empalot, Rangueil, Izards, Chamois, Bourbaki, Hers).
Social Development service - Tel. 05 62 27 67 65

Toulouse Mission locale

Reception, information, guidance, job seeking support for young people from 16 to 25


Local autonomous housing committee for young people in the Haute-Garonne (CllAJ 31)

For young employees from 16 to 30 years old.
This information service is with or without an appointment. It is designed for young people who need information, guidance and help finding autonomous, temporary or long-term housing. 

23, rue Albanie-Regourd. Tél. : 05 61 23 60 19
mail -
Métro Jean-Jaurès
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 16:00 to 20:30

Pass-log is a city hall solidarity initiative

It is available for French and foreign students aged 18 to 26 years depending on their resources.
Pass-Log advances the first month's rent (a maximum amount of 500 €). From the 3rd month following allocation, a minimum of 10 € must be reimbursed every month at no interest (maximum duration of 3 years).
The + Pass-Log completes this national Loca-Pass® advance payment service that finances the deposit requested, by the landlord on entering the premises.
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Foyers for young employed people

For young people from 16 to 28 years : students, young employed, job seekers, trainees, etc.
Temporary housing solutions while awaiting permanent accommodation.
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KAPS is a Toulouse solidarity apartment share ser

For students (on application)
An innovative form of commitment that combines student rooming and social commitment involving actions organised and coordinated in the district in collaboration with the Afev (City's student foundation association).
An additional benefit : furnished equipped flats, low rents, citizen commitment.
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For more information in french : see the section on housing support



Bus, metro, tramway and VélôToulouse

For the under 26 year olds, the Tisséo Pastel card gives access to advantageous rates on the whole bus, metro, tramway and VélôToulouse network for an annual or monthly subscription or for a ticket of 10 trips.
Go to or the Tisséo information offices in the place Occitane or at the Arènes and Jean-Jaurès stations.



VélôToulouse is a self-service bike hire system.
Long or short term subscription: the first half-hour is free.
253 bike stations are located around the city centre and are available 24/24.


Culture and sport for the age of 25 and under

Promotional rates are applied directly for the age of 25 and under.
Many municipal activities are covered : swimming, ice skating, physical and sports activities, artistic activities, cultural activities, traditional crafts and leisure as well as discounts on various kinds of shows, concerts, theatre, cinema conferences, and exhibitions.

Toulouse Cultures Card

The Toulouse Cultures card gives access to discounts in many cultural venues (cinemas, theatres, museums, festivals, libraries, etc.) and enables people to participate in many different activities. This can be obtained from one of the cultural centres or from the Jules Julien theatre on presentation of ID .
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Toulouse Jeunes Vouchers

Designed for young people aged 17 to 26, it gives access to discounts for shows, plays, museums cinemas, sports matches and operas. Two formulas are available:
- "Chéquier Toulouse Jeunes – Culture (7 youth vouchers)".
- "Chéquier Toulouse Jeunes - Culture and Sport" 7 Culture vouchers and 4 Sport vouchers: free tickets for some matches at the Stade Toulousain, the TFC and Toulouse Handball.
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Clé Capitole Jeunes

"Clé Capitole Jeunes" youth vouchers enables people under 27 to attend 3 shows of the season of the Théâtre du Capitole or the Orchestre du Capitole at a preferential rate (on available space).
Tél : 05 61 63 13 13

Décroche le Son

A music contest reserved for the 16-25s. The Toulouse city hall lends its stages to amateur groups and supports the winners. A "talent show" event for young Toulouse music groups
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Information for young people

Access to information université de Toulouse

A single site for all student information, to find a higher education course or simply consult the universities and grandes écoles programmes in Toulouse Midi-Pyrenees.

Centre régional d'information jeunesse en Midi-Pyrénées (Crij)
(local youth information centre )

Practical information for young people from the Toulouse area :

Centre-ville - 17, rue de Metz - Tél. : 05 61 21 20 20
Métro Esquirol
Bellefontaine - 28, allées de Bellefontaine
Tél. : 05 61 40 57 87
Métro Bellefontaine
Jolimont - 32, rue de la Caravelle
Tél. : 05 34 25 64 78
Métro Jolimont
Quartiers Nord - 118, boulevard Pierre et Marie-Curie -
Tél. : 05 62 72 23 78
Métro Barrière de Paris - Bus 27
Rangueil - CREPS - 1, avenue Édouard-Belin
Tél. : 05 62 17 90 54
Métro Faculté de pharmacie