Decision details

Write-off of Debts 2022/23

Decision Maker: Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek Lead Member approval for writing off certain debts in excess of £10,000.


83.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer.




83.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to:


1) Authorise the writing-off of eight debts amounting to £120,843.43 in the Council’s 2022/2023 accounts;


2) Note that provision is made for bad and doubtful debts; and


3) Note the positive steps being put in place to make improvements going forward.




83.3     There is no prospect of recovering the five outstanding debts.

Report author: Alina Dunn

Publication date: 31/03/2023

Date of decision: 31/03/2023

Decided at meeting: 31/03/2023 - Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change

Effective from: 07/04/2023

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