Very helpful, thank you Alison Morton and Linda Baker who copied it to my Facebook page.
It confirms what Connexion has been printing, I was saying and adds a useful perspective.
I congratulate Mrs. Morton on her skills and success.
My own circumstances are more difficult as I am sure are those of many other Brits in Europe.
Briefly I am a practising artist (painter of some reputation) past retirement age, on a low income (although with some savings) who has twice previously applied (before retirement) for a carte du sejour.
This time I’ll present myself as a person retired who has a paper trail ( is it complete enough…?) showing he has been in France since 2007.
A post script, I applied last November for a French driving licence (my car has Fr plates), twice chased the application and heard nothing.
I applied 2 months ago (registered post this time) for a carte vitale; so far nothing…
Would you like to rate my chances ?? !!!
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