Following is a list of States in France along with their abbreviations.  The full name, abbreviation, or alternate abbreviations are accepted.


StateAbbreviationAlternative AbbreviationsNative Language Name
Auvergne-Rhône-AlpesARAAuvergne;FR-C;FR7;Rhône-Alpes;FR-V;FR7
Bourgogne-Franche-ComtéBFCBurgundy;FR-D;FR2;Bourgogne;Franche-Comté;FR-I;FR43
BrittanyBREFR-E;FR5;BTBretagne
CentreCVLFR-F;FR2;CN;Centre-Val de LoireCentre
CorsicaCORFR-H;FR8;CECorse
Grand EstGESAlsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine;Alsace;FR-A;FR4;Champagne-Ardenne;FR-G;FR2;Lorraine;FR-M;FR4
Hauts-de-FranceHDFNord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie;Nord-Pas-de-Calais;FR-O;FR3;Picardy;FR-S;FR2;Picardie
Île-de-FranceIDFFR-J;FR1;IFÎle-de-France
NormandyNORLower Normandy;FR-P;FR2;Basse-Normandie;Upper Normandy;FR-Q;FR2;Haute-Normandie
Nouvelle-AquitaineNAQAquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes;Aquitaine;FR-B;FR61;Limousin;FR-L;FR6;Poitou-Charentes;FR-T;FR5
OccitanieOCCLanguedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées;Languedoc-Roussillon;FR-K;FR8;Midi-Pyrénées;FR-N;FR6
Pays de la LoirePDLFR-R;FR5;PL
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurPACFR-U;FR8;PR