EU small claims procedure. Customer in France, supplier in Spain. What are the options?
Thread poster: Jason Willis-Lee

Jason Willis-Lee  Identity Verified
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Feb 28, 2008

Unfortunately, it looks likely that I will have to make a small claim against a France based customer. I am based in Spain. Please could somebody remind me of the EU small claims procedure that is applicable across the EU. The amount owed is under 300 euros.

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Lori Cirefice  Identity Verified
Local time: 16:57
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Does that exist? Feb 29, 2008

Is there an EU-wide small claims procedure? If so, I'm interested to hear about that!

For collecting in France, you can do an "injonction de payer" online, but might be a bit expensive (38€) for the amount you need to collect.

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