Decision details

Writing off of irrecoverable debt (quarterly report) - Quarter 2 2023/24

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Council Reform

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Summary of Decision

That, having taken all appropriate action, the Cabinet Member approves the write-off of debts over £100k, as set out in section 5.


That the amounts shown in paragraph 6.4, as written-off under officer delegated authority, be noted.


Reasons for Decision 

The recommendation to write-off the amounts detailed in this report is proposed as all other avenues available to the Council for the recovery of these debts have been exhausted, including, where appropriate, the issue of court and distress proceedings.


Publication date: 25/10/2023

Date of decision: 25/10/2023

Effective from: 02/11/2023

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