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by Slartibartfast
March 2nd, 2020, 7:58 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Trying to start a new life in Menorca
Replies: 6
Views: 1963

Re: Trying to start a new life in Menorca

It is a local tax, it's the way it works, like it or not. If you want to own property or live in Spain you have to get used to it. Getting permission is easy just ask in your local town hall for a small works permit, you get a form to fill out, provide a copy of your estimate and pay the lady, it's ...
by Slartibartfast
February 9th, 2020, 5:39 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Brexit update for anyone interested.
Replies: 0
Views: 3452

Brexit update for anyone interested.

Brexit: where we are now As you will know, the UK left the EU Friday 31-01-2020 at 23:00 (CET), so it seems like the right time to send you an update on what this means for UK nationals living in Spain. The Withdrawal Agreement which sets out how the UK leaves the EU has been agreed by both the UK a...
by Slartibartfast
February 3rd, 2020, 3:28 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Builders, tilers, gardeners
Replies: 8
Views: 2838

Re: Builders, tilers, gardeners

We always recommend Iri who is a Menorcan builder who speaks perfect English, he's not the cheapest but his work is excellent, we used him a couple of times when we lived in Menorca. We have a friend who has a holiday home in Alayor and wont use anyone else,

Phone +34 670558102
by Slartibartfast
January 22nd, 2020, 6:19 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Webcam
Replies: 25
Views: 4784

Re: Webcam

After the storm ...... winch the boats up from the sea bed :lol:
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by Slartibartfast
December 23rd, 2019, 11:34 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Are there any AA meetings in menorca?
Replies: 4
Views: 2328

Re: Are there any AA meetings in menorca?

Welcome to MenorcaTalk and thank you for the info and phone numbers.
by Slartibartfast
December 9th, 2019, 11:26 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Dyson replacement batteries
Replies: 4
Views: 1997

Re: Dyson replacement batteries

To be honest I would keep clear of any none genuine batteries and or chargers, there's too much snide gear from China.
by Slartibartfast
December 6th, 2019, 12:47 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Dyson replacement batteries
Replies: 4
Views: 1997

Re: Dyson replacement batteries

Have you tried ebay / amazon.es? when I tried to buy on-line I once or twice were told to use the es version.
by Slartibartfast
November 27th, 2019, 12:36 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Selling a car
Replies: 9
Views: 2012

Re: Selling a car

We didn't take it to a scrap yard, we bought it from Roger who had Poppy cars so gave it back to him for him to sort it out :grin: We were lucky in that Roger would take it to the scrap yard for us, so we could use it up until the day we left. He took it to a yard on the Mahon Poligono, I believe i...
by Slartibartfast
November 25th, 2019, 8:42 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Selling a car
Replies: 9
Views: 2012

Re: Selling a car

You have left it very late, and you are correct in that unless its registered to the new owner you will be responsible for yearly tax and any fines, parking tickets it receives. It's also normal for the owner to complete and pay for all the necessary paperwork to transfer the car so you will need to...