It is exciting to buy a home in France. But, before you can fully enjoy your brand new home, you will want to set up your utilities and get all of the automatic debit payments out of the way. When you first purchase a home, you will likely get help when setting everything up. There are several companies to chose from in France.
“There are two elements to your electricity bill or facture, which will arrive every two or sometimes three months. Firstly, the standing charge (abonnement), determined by the power supply installed and secondly, the consumption of electricity units. TVA, the French equivalent to VAT, is applied on the standing charge and the consumption. Local taxes”
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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