PREVENCIA ~ French insurance in English

PREVENCIA ~ French insurance in English

At PREVENCIA our Eauze office in the Gers specialises in providing a range of French insurance in English to expats living in France or to English-speakers who have property in France (or who plan to own or rent property here). Our aim is to provide advice and hassle-free, quality insurance to all regions of France. We do this in fluent English, German, Dutch and, of course, French.

To find out more about each of our areas of expertise, please use the general site menu or the links below. Don't miss some of our blog posts on various aspects of life in France.

Health insurance for new arrivals to France

Health insurance for new arrivals to France...
...we have flexible short-term insurance policies for newly-arrived clients who have just landed in France and have waved goodbye to their plane but who have not yet arranged their official French health cover

Health insurance in France

Health insurance for expats in France...
...we can guide you through the maze of options for health insurance here in France and provide you with a range of ‘top-up’ policies to suit your needs and your budget

French property and contents insurance

French property insurance in English for expats in France...
...we can provide buildings and contents insurance for property in France, including second homes. (Public-liability insurance is included.) Contact us to discuss (in English) your French property insurance needs.

Car insurance in France

Car insurance for expats in France...
... and French insurance for motorbikes, right-hand drive vehicles and temporary cover for foreign-registered cars here in France. Contact us to discuss (in English) your vehicle insurance needs.

Business insurance for your business in France

Business insurance for your business in France...
...we can provide you with an insurance policy suited to your business activity in France, one which covers buildings, equipment and professional liability

Mortgage insurance

Mortgage insurance for expats in France...
... we can draw on a rich palette of options for insuring your private or business mortgage, allowing us to cater flexibly for a diversity of circumstances and preferences. Contact us to discuss (in English) your mortgage insurance needs.

Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your travels beyond France...
...splendid though it is to live in France, we provide policies with a range of options that will cover you and your family when you want to travel abroad

Latest blog articles relating to insurance in France

08 Jul 2020

One consequence of the coronavirus pandemic might be that more of us are attracted to using the car to go on holiday, rather than by flying, or taking a train or a coach. This may mean that more of us might be driving longer distances than we are used to. With that in mind, here are some reminders.

08 Jul 2020

Now that 'lockdown' is over and summer is starting, here's a reminder about camping rules and regulations and some advice about your insurance. We look at le camping sauvage, bivouacking and where you can park your motorhome or campervan.

The 'staycation' may be in favour this year, so it counts to be prepared.

13 Dec 2019

A reform of the reimbursement system for health insurance in France is under way. The evolving scheme was first announced back in June 2018 and is planned for completion by 2021. Plans currently under way aim to reduce the real cost you might have to pay opticians, dentists and audiologists by introducing a full reimbursement scheme by 2021. This will apply only if you hold a 'top-up' (complémentaire or mutuelle) health insurance policy.

06 Dec 2019

Prevencia will be here for you if you need to claim on your home insurance because of flooding. But it's wise to be prepared and know in advance what you should do if you are faced with the phenomenon of flash-floods. Here are some timely reminders that we hope you won't need to call upon.

Your security comes first!

Inside your property:

10 Jul 2019

The pleasure of using your own swimming pool is always greater if you are safe in the knowledge that you have done your best to reduce all possible risks. Swimming pools pose inherent risks (and 5cm of water is all it takes for the worst to happen in tragic circumstances), but it is possible to plan to limit these risks as far as possible. Now that the swimming season is back again (most of the time), the following timely reminders may be appropriate.

14 Dec 2018

From January 1st 2019, the sale, use and storage of chemical pesticides, fungicides and herbicides for use in your garden will be prohibited. This follows restrictions already in place (since the beginning of 2017) for this category of product in public gardens, but leaves their broader use in agriculture and farming unchanged - for the moment.

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