Decision details

Writing off of irrecoverable debt (quarterly report) - Quarter 4 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


The Cabinet Member has:

1.     Approved the debts over £100k as set out in section 5 for write off, having taken all appropriate action, and


2.     Noted the amounts written off under officer delegated authority, as shown in paragraph 6.4.


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: 08/05/2024

Date of decision: 16/05/2024

Effective from: 24/05/2024

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