Insurance in France

Exciting new car trends in 2019

France is respected across the world for its fantastic wine, great food and fascinating history. But let us not forget another French characteristic: its’ love of cars. Often innovative; sporty, petite, family and sometimes quirky, there are some 32 million cars owned in France (fortunately not all on the road at the same time…unless it’s …

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European Accident Statement / Car Insurance Claims

If you should have a collision in France, you will need to fill out a “constat amiable” (translated as a “friendly observation”). This document is supplied by your insurance company and is normally found in your glove compartment. The document can be slightly intimidating. A copy in English can be seen here : http://www.insurancefrance.fr/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/European-Accident-Statement.pdf Since …

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How to register your RHD car in France

If you’ve recently moved to France or are planning to do so, it’s crucial that your RHD car is properly registered to conform to French regulations and ensure that your insurance remains valid. There may be some variations between regions in interpreting the law, so it may be worth checking with your local mairie if …