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Insurance in France

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Welcome to our insurance pages where you can find information on all your insurance concerns in France.

We have included general information about what types of insurance are compulsory in France and what kinds of protections you may need. We also included more specific information on property, holiday home, vehicle, life, school and private health insurance.

We also added an insurance glossary of terms to help you get started.

If there's any other information you think would be of interest to our readers please let us know. We are always looking for ways to make our site more helpful and relevant.

Vocabulary: French insurance

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A handy glossary of insurance terms insurance terms...

Editor's picks

An introduction to insurance in France.

French holiday home insurance

house accidentIf you don't plan to live in your second home for much of the year it's important that your insurance takes this into account. And if you want to let it, you will need insurance for that too... more...

Expat Healthcare in France

CignaTo lift the lid on the complex entity that is the French healthcare system, we’ve sourced some introductory information from our friends at Cigna Global, a leading global healthcare provider.

French life insurance

life insurance smallIf you wish to take out life insurance in France, make sure you are asking for the right policy more...

Insuring your house in France

Insurance house picIn France, insuring your main place of residence against fire, theft and natural causes is not obligatory but it is advisable. However, you do have to insure yourself against damage you could accidently cause your French neighbours more...

Is your home insured whilst you are away enjoying your holiday property?

ShuttersIf you visit your holiday property in France for extensive periods it will be worth taking time to read your main home insurance wording to check what cover exists after a stated number days of unoccupancy, and what (if any) additional security arrangements are required... more...

Insurance – Confusion for Expats…

Do French insurance policies confuse you?Insurance broker Aon conducted an online survey. It was sent to five-hundred English speakers in France (66% of which are British). There was some interesting feedback concerning confusion with French insurance... more...

French car insurance

car windscreenInsuring your vehicle in France is not dissimilar to doing so in the UK. There, are, however, some differences you need to be aware of, whether it is your only motor or a second one. more...

School Insurance in France

school illustrationBefore your child at go to school they will need to be covered by some form of insurance more...

Insure Your Holiday Home – In English

Schofields Home InsuranceInsurance for your French holiday home when it's unoccupied or holiday let. Simple to understand French home insurance in plain English - Get a quote.

French Insurance in English

Asttral InsuranceAll your Insurance requirements from an Independent Broker. Health, Cars, Property, Marine, Commercial, etc. Get a quote from Asttral.

Expat Health Insurance in France

If you’re an expat in France, don’t forget about your expat health insurance. Cigna are experts with over 30 years experience. Get a free quote.

Investment & Insurance in France

Axa InvestmentsChoose to invest in one of AXA France's 100% secure Assurance Vie solutions or ask for advice, in English, on AXA's full range of insurance policies for private individuals and professionals.

Expert French mortgage advice

French mortgagesVisit the mortgage zone for up-to-date information, FAQs and best buy French mortgages. Repayment and interest only French mortgages available.

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