I cannot vote but can I join a French political party?

I am American and I live in France. Can I join a French political party, even though I cannot vote? As a matter of interest, what are the numbers of members of the main ones?  T.W.

Yes, there is nothing stopping you joining a political party whether or not you are able to vote.

Membership figures are often indicated on parties’ websites but may not be obvious to locate. Furthermore, caution is required in interpreting them as it can be hard to compare like with like.

As for asking parties directly, in Connexion’s experience it can be hard to extract definitive figures. Claims are cited from time to time by party leaders in French ...

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