What Does Moorcroft Debt Recovery Do?
Private Company, Utilities and HMRC arrears.
They predominantly work on behalf of individuals and private companies to collect debts, late payments. They also work with a number of utility companies such as Virgin Media, N Power and United Utilities. HMRC – the UK tax office formerly known as The Inland Revenue also use them to collect self-assessment arrears. Usually, if you are not able to pay these debts with 7 days then HMRC or one of the private companies will employ Moorcroft as debt collectors or ‘bailiffs’. They will come to your house or business and discuss payment options with you. Whilst it is not preferable they can seize your property under certain circumstances.
Moorcroft Debt Recovery Right Of Entry
The chance of this company being able to enter your property is quite rare. They can only do this if a Liability Order has been issued against you by a Magistrate on behalf of the local authority. If you are a business then there would need to be an unpaid fine from a Magistrate, County Court or High Court.
It is the law that enforcement agencies are only able to enter a property if they have been inside the property before. They are then able to use what is known as ‘reasonable force’ to re-enter. This could involve the use of a Locksmith to help them gain entry. They can only try and gain entry during the hours of 6 am and 9 pm.
What Can Moorcroft Debt Recovery Take?
There are restrictions on what a bailiff can remove from for your property. If they you have given them entry or they have gained entry by other means then they can remove what is known as ‘Walking Possessions’. These are those which are subject to ‘Taking Control of Goods Regulations’. They will make an inventory of any of these possessions in your home and estimate the current value. You can then enter into a ‘Controlled Goods Agreement’ with them which will give you time to pay the outstanding debt.
If you fail to pay them then they can return to your property and remove items. There are certain items which Moorcroft Debt Recovery cannot take. These include essential items such as bedding, refrigerators, medical equipment, cookers and other items.
Moorcroft Debt Collection Contact Details
Contact Moorcroft Debt Recovery
Telephone: 0330 123 9765
Address: 2 Spring Gardens, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 4AA