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Agent général d'assurances (France)

  • Generic name of profession

    Insurance and reinsurance intermediaries
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Agent général d'assurances
    General Insurance Agent (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
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    National legislation:
    Livre 5 du code des assurances
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    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Free provision of services:
    No prior check of qualifications
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Présenter, proposer ou aider à conclure des contrats d'assurance ou en réassurance ou à réaliser d'autres travaux préparatoires à leur conclusion.
    The activities of introducing, proposing or carrying out other work preparatory to the conclusion of contracts of insurance and reinsurance, or of concluding such contracts. (EN)
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