Third Briton ordered to leave France

15 years in France but turned down for residency and told to leave

A woman has told Connexion how she has received an official letter ordering her to leave France within 30 days despite owning a home and living in France since 2004.

Monica Miller, 52, who lives in Normandy, said the letter received in June also told her she had to visit the gendarmerie weekly to inform them of her progress organising plans to leave.

The letter included a refusal for her application for a permanent residency carte de séjour which she had applied for last September.

Rejection was based on her being deemed likely to be a burden to the state due to living on French benefits and having had only short recent periods of work.

Monica Miller fell ill and could not work

Mrs Miller said she has struggled to work due to illness.

She plans to appeal with help from the British Embassy in ...

To read the remaining 85% of this article, you need to either

Subscribe now to The Connexion and benefit from access to our archived articles since 2006

Freedom Subscription

Pay every three months. Our most flexible subscription.

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

1 Year Subscription (12 editions)

1 year of great reading in print and online

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

Digital Subscription (1 Year) (Our best value offer)

1 year of great reading online *no paper*

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

Digital subscription (freedom - 3 months)

3 months of great reading online *no paper*

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

More articles from Brexit
More articles from Connexion France
Other articles that may interest you

Loading some business profiles...

Loading some classifieds...