Magistrates Court Act 1980 s.58 and the County Court Act 1984 s.16 - Liability Orders

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Dear Dartford Borough Council,

Magistrates Court Act 1980 s.58 and the County Court Act 1984 s.16 - Liability Orders

Magistrates Court Act 1980 s.58 and the County Court Act 1984 s.16 - Liability Orders cannot be enforced in The County Court because this court does not have the jurisdiction and liability orders can only be recoverable summarily.

Under FOIA please provide all the information, records and updates held by the Council regarding liability orders being enforced in The County Court to obtain a CCJ for example a charging order, possession order, bankruptcy order.

1.How many charging orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all records held.

2.How many possession orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all records held.

3.How many bankruptcy orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all records held.

Yours faithfully,

Sheila Woodland

dartford@infreemation.co.uk, Dartford Borough Council

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Thank you for your request for information Request ref; FOI/135

Your request is being dealt with under the provisions of the Environmental
Information Regulations 2004 as it relates to environmental information;

You requested; 

1.How many charging orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all
records held.

2.How many possession orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all
records held.

3.How many bankruptcy orders have been obtained on a yearly basis for all
records held.

Our response;

1. 2015/16: 8,  2016/17: 13,  2017/18: 11,  2018/19: 15,  2019/20: 27, 
2020/21: 19,  2021/22: 27,  2022/23: 11

2. 2020/21: 2

3. 2005/06: 1,  2006/07: 1,  2016/17: 5,  2019/20: 1

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