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    • But they still can send a claim form to your old Address. You won’t even know about it either, therefore won’t be able to defend The next thing you know is when you are turned down for credit and find a fresh, shiny CCJ on your file.   The answer is to let them know your current address via post. That way , if they are stupid enough to try any action, they won’t have a snowballs chance in hell of winning. You have the ultimate defence! It’s statute barred.
    • Also, I should point out that you will win anyway – but you are making it much more complicated than it needs to be. If you simply raise the question of your statutory rights and his breach of obligation then the judge will give you a judgement in your favour within five minutes. Because you have raised pretty well every other issue bar that, the judge will have to consider the entire aspect of the defects and whether they do amount to a substantial breach of contract and whether they could have been repairable et cetera et cetera et cetera. Although you will eventually win, it means that the judge may have a complicated issue to decide and of course it will simply prolong the agony. Simply raising the fact that the dealer refused to comply with your assertion of your right to reject will bring the entire case shuddering to a halt in your favour and the judge doesn't need to listen to any other arguments. He simply needs to see your letter of rejection.
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    • Jet2 need to give you the hotel you are being rebooked to. A change from "your previous hotel" to "no hotel" (as things currently stand)  is significant enough imho to ask for a full refund.   @monyl I think the problem is different here, since the holiday wasn't cancelled due to lockdown. On the opposite Jet2 are trying to do their utmost to not cancel the holiday, and find an alternative accommodation for the OP so they can get away with not having to provide a refund. To devil's advocate for a minute, I don't want to defend their business practice but I must say I understand that they're trying their utmost to avoid losing even more cash than they already have. They'll have to provide something that's "significantly" similar to what the OP requested though, to stand a chance to legally do so.    
    • What stage is your claim at now ?  You submitted it in Oct 19 ...has it been allocated yet ? Andy
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      I was in Sainsbury’s today and did scan and shop.
      I arrived in after a busy day at work and immediately got distracted by the clothes.
       
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In November 2007 I sold a car to a local dealers as I was about to receive a company car. The relevant sections of the registration form were completed and sent to the DVLA. A few weeks later I received a cheque from the DVLA for the unexpired portion of road tax on the car I had sold.

 

A few months after that I received a letter from them stating I had not informed them of the sale and they were fining me. About £90 IIRC. I don't have the docs to hand. I contacted them and told them I had sent the proper documents. They claimed they hadn't received them. I told them I wasn't paying.

 

A month or so later I got a letter from a DCA with their charges on top. I think this takes the fine up to about £190. I contacted them, explained the situation and told them I wouldn't be paying. This was around April 2008 and I hadn't heard anything since.

 

Yesterday I get a letter from the DCA again (Moorcroft) saying they're still after the money.

 

Now either the documents I sent off got lost in the mail or they've just buggered it up at their end but either way I've done nothing wrong and I'm not forking out almost £200!

 

What are my options here and are the DVLA and/or DCA likely to pursue this through the courts?

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In November 2007 I sold a car to a local dealers as I was about to receive a company car. The relevant sections of the registration form were completed and sent to the DVLA. A few weeks later I received a cheque from the DVLA for the unexpired portion of road tax on the car I had sold.

 

A few months after that I received a letter from them stating I had not informed them of the sale and they were fining me. About £90 IIRC. I don't have the docs to hand. I contacted them and told them I had sent the proper documents. They claimed they hadn't received them. I told them I wasn't paying.

 

A month or so later I got a letter from a DCA with their charges on top. I think this takes the fine up to about £190. I contacted them, explained the situation and told them I wouldn't be paying. This was around April 2008 and I hadn't heard anything since.

 

Yesterday I get a letter from the DCA again (Moorcroft) saying they're still after the money.

 

Now either the documents I sent off got lost in the mail or they've just buggered it up at their end but either way I've done nothing wrong and I'm not forking out almost £200!

 

What are my options here and are the DVLA and/or DCA likely to pursue this through the courts?

 

See some of the threads in the DVLA section of the board. These will explain the situation.

 

Basically, if you sent the details off - and you did since you received the refund - then you rely on s.7 of the Interpretation Act 1978 and tell them that you decline their invitation of a fixed penalty and wish the matter heard by a Magistrates' Court. They will not take the matter to Court as they will lose.

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