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Emmanuel Macron’s campaign promise, electric car rental at €100 per month is still not a reality a year and a half after his re-election. Fortunately for the French, some manufacturers have taken the lead. Since the start of the year, announcements from the government in place have multiplied. As late as October, it was said that official information would be shared during the month of November. According to information from our colleagues at Echos, the final arbitrations are currently in progress. Objective of the debates, to determine who this system will be aimed at.
Restricting the target too much, a bad idea
The idea was to reserve it only for some of the most modest French people, not all. In addition to income, it was envisaged that geographical and professional criteria would be retained. Only those who live near or in a low-emission mobility zone (ZFE-m) or in rural areas could have benefited from it. Along the same lines, the wish was to favor workers who have a pressing need for a vehicle on a daily basis as part of their work.
However, these last two criteria were challenged according to Les Echos. The thing would have been too complex to put in place according to a member of the executive with whom they were able to speak. “Why a salesperson and not a nurse? We would have incurred the wrath of the professions not selected.” It was the choice of tranquility that was taken.
For half of French people
Finally, social leasing will be accessible to the first five deciles, in other words to the lowest 50% of French people, all without exception. To find out if you are eligible, take the reference tax income that appears on your last tax notice and divide it by the number of shares to get a number. If the latter is less than €14,000, you can take advantage of this rental offer. The rule that will apply will be that of “first come, first served”. Yes, there won’t be something for everyone. The State was counting on a range of 10,000 to 20,000 contracts signed in 2024. Out of nearly 40 million motorists throughout France (38.7 million cars in circulation in France as of January 1, 2022), this will few elected…
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To sum up
Government announcements on social leasing are still pending. According to Les Echos, the negotiations are nevertheless coming to an end. The latest discussions would focus in particular on the target of this system.
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