Commission for the Compensation of Victims of Spoliation
Resulting from the Anti-Semitic Ligislation in Force during the Occupation



The CIVS signs an agreement with the Cercle de Généalogie Juive
- 27/01/17

On 21 October 2016, at the CIVS headquarters, Michel Jeannoutot, Chairman of the CIVS, and Bruno Bloch, Chairman of the Cercle de Généalogie Juive, signed an agreement setting out the terms and conditions for a new cooperative undertaking.

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Maison d’Izieu memorial
- 30/11/16

The section Places of memory is enhanded by the presentation of the Maison d’Izieu memorial. Find the presentation on French places of memory


The questionnaire for opening a file accompanied by the power of attorney and the proxy form.

contact  CONTACT US

The CIVS is open from Mondy to Friday, 10:00am to 12:00pm and 2:30pm to 4:30pm.
phone number + 33 1 42 75 68 32
adresse66, rue de Bellechasse 75007 Paris


What does the CIVS do ?

The CIVS provides the Prime Minister with the means to provide compensation for the material and financial spoliations that took place in France during the Occupation.

Are bank-related spoliations compensated ?

Bank-related compensation is governed by the Washington Agreement, signed between the French and American governments on 18 January 2001.

How do I submit a claim ?

Claimants must complete a questionnaire, available on this website, stating the name of the victim and the nature of the spoliation that took place.