Decision details

Write-off of Debts 2023/24

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.


61.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer together with exempt information contained in a later agenda item.




61.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to:


1) Approve the writing-off of 14 debts amounting to £234,600.66 in the Council’s 2023/2024 accounts;


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


3) Note the current debt position and positive steps being put in place to make improvements.




61.3     There is no prospect of recovering the fourteen outstanding debts.

Report author: Alina Dunn

Publication date: 28/03/2024

Date of decision: 28/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 28/03/2024 - Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change

Effective from: 06/04/2024

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