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Council that refuses to use Debt Collection Agencies writes off £1.5m...

More than 1.5m worth of unpaid debt by way of unpaid rent arrears is being written off. Bristol City Councillors agreed that its staff...

Council plans to hire more Debt Collectors

A London council plans to hire more debt collectors to try and prevent it losing millions of pounds in revenue each year. Harrow Council intends...

Derby City Council write of £50,000 debt owed by benefit fraudsters

Almost £50,000 of debt owed by individuals who fraudulently claimed housing benefits is set to be written off by Derby City Council. A report on the...

‘Bailiffs used over 1.8m times in the past 12 months’ says...

Local councils have called in bailiffs an "excessive" 1.8m times in the last year to collect debts on their behalf