Club Clé France: Health Insurance advice
We have been working with Allianz Insurance since 1999 and more recently with the excellent Franck Haloche, who along with his team offer a friendly, professional service and they also speak very good English!
How to join Social Security -
1. S Form
You need to get the 'S form' from health service of the your country to get benefits :
For the UK the office address is -
DWP Overseas Medical Benefits Helpline International Pension Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel : 44 (0) 191 218 1999
Monday to Friday 8am-5pm
2. Local CPAM office
You should register with your local CPAM office for affiliation.
It will deliver an attestation provisoire if not all the documents are available or attestation d’affiliation.
Cares are covered by CPAM from that day.
The following are requested :
- details of place of birth (for each person)
- proof of address in France
- date of permanent arrival in the département
- proof of having lived in France for at least 3 months
- marriage and birth certificates
- RIB ( bank details)
- Evidence of income for 12 months ( in France or elsewhere)
Then you will receive your carte vitale (green health card) which has to be handed at every health appointment. It has to be updated annually in the green box at town halls, hospitals or pharmacies.
For employed person your employer declares you to URSSAF and you must register with CPAM.
For self-employed person contact the relevant authority :
- professionals : URSSAF or Chambre de Commerce
- artisans (craftsman) : Caisse Régional des Artisans et Commerçants
- farmers : MSA.
When looking for a quotation from a French insurance company, in English, that is suited to your specific health insurance needs? or just looking for advice / information about the health insurance system in France? then...
Franck and his English speaking insurance team are proud to be of service to you.
Cle France in partnership with Franck commit ourselves to providing you with excellent service you can rely on.
Franck and his team's main purpose is to establish a friendly, professional rapport with you and help you to decide what sort of insurance you need.
They can also review your current cover to ensure it still meets your needs and those of your family.
Car, House (Building and Contents Insurance), Medical Top-Up (Affordable Top Up insurance for you and your family). Allianz offer the security of a strong French business with the convenience of an English speaking insurance team, so your quotations can be provided in English.
Franck and his team look after your Insurance requirements:
Protecting our families, homes and possessions is a high priority for all of us. Unemployment, sickness, accidents, unexpected events and even death are risks everyone faces we can help you to provide for your family during these difficult times.
Contact us and let us know your specific needs so that we can provide you with a detailed quotation suited to your family's specific requirements.