Welcome to the Ministry of Health's page on Bathing!
In France, water quality controls are performed at bathing sites at least one a month, by State agencies.
You can find out about the water quality at your vacation site in real time, thanks to the maps here: zoom in, click and you're done!
You can also access informations via the following link available:
This section provides answers to your questions: What is the beach nearest my home? What was the water quality like last year? Where can I bathe risk-free? Is the latest analysis result available positive or negative?