Decision details

Sundry Debtor Write Offs under £1,000 (February 2019)

Decision Maker: Director

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Full details of the write-offs are confidential as they pertain to information relating to individuals.  The reasons for write-offs include that the persons cannot be traced, deceased (no assets in estate), detained at HMP, or that it is uneconomical to recover the debts.


To write off 7 debts totalling £3,112.07 against the appropriate bad debt provision, in accordance with standing orders.

Reasons for the decision:

The approval of the Director with responsibility for Finance is required to write off debts less than £1,000.

Alternative options considered:

Continued recovery action is unlikely to result in payment of these debts.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

There are none.

Publication date: 04/03/2019

Date of decision: 01/03/2019