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sure........

 

 

A friend of mine parked in a car park, in a disabled bay in a motorbillity registered car with her disabled daughter, but is unsure whether she displayed her blue badge.

 

 

An invoice has been received for £100 as it states that we did not pay the £60 requested in previous letter ( Which has never been received).

 

 

The car park was for an entertainment complex, and she parked there to go to the cinema and to have some food for the pair of them.

 

 

Any advice would help.

 

 

Thanks.

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What was the date of the initial parking event?

 

UKCPS have switched trade bodies recently and this will determine the best wording for the appeal.

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for what I understand is, that the land owner would not be out of pocket as they were using the amenities, and that even if the badge had been forgotten to be put on display, then the tax disc would have vel printed on it anyway.

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24/10/2014.

 

Good. BPA members still.

 

They haven't followed the correct procedure to allow keeper liability under the POFA 2012.

 

Probably because of switching ATAs midway through the timeframe they have to follow.

 

NTD in BPA.

NTK in IPC. ( not received )

Full payment letter in IPC.

 

Easily beaten but may take a few letters.

 

I'll explain more later when on laptop. Phone nt behaving! .

 

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doesn't matter about the blue badge anyway

nor any bay markings

 

 

on private land they mean nothing.

 

 

dx

please don't hit Quote...just type we know what we said earlier..

 

DCA's view debtors as suckers, marks and mugs

 

NO DCA has ANY legal powers whatsoever on ANY debt no matter what it's Type

and they

are NOT and can NEVER  be BAILIFFS. even if a debt has been to court..

 

If everyone stopped blindly paying DCA's Tomorrow, their industry would collapse overnight... 

 

 

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doesn't matter about the blue badge anyway

nor any bay markings

 

 

on private land they mean nothing.

 

 

dx

 

 

 

 

If the signage states you have to have red tyres to park in the space, then that is the ' contract ' that you have entered into according to PPC world.

 

 

Red tyres/blue badge, same thing on private land.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is the date of the £100 invoice, and when was it received?

 

 

And when does it claim the £60 invoice was sent/dated?

 

 

As UKCPS have no appeal by email on their website, then postage will have to be paid for the one or two letters that will be sent.

 

 

Or not sent depending on answers to the above questions...

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is there not something within the T&C of the BB's that says they are issued by councils for use on public highways & byways & public owned parking sites

if you get my drift?

 

 

sure theres a thread on this here

 

 

dx

please don't hit Quote...just type we know what we said earlier..

 

DCA's view debtors as suckers, marks and mugs

 

NO DCA has ANY legal powers whatsoever on ANY debt no matter what it's Type

and they

are NOT and can NEVER  be BAILIFFS. even if a debt has been to court..

 

If everyone stopped blindly paying DCA's Tomorrow, their industry would collapse overnight... 

 

 

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Hi Dx,

 

Thanks for your help.

 

The letter does not state when they reckon they sent the first letter.

 

This one which was received on 28 November 2014, stating that the £60 had not been paid and was now £100.

 

28 days to reply from 26 November 2014.

 

Thanks.

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Well you (your friend ) has left it a bit late waiting to appeal...

 

But I would suggest something along the line of;

 

'As this is the first I have heard about this matter, then I wish to envoke your appeals process.

 

As registered keeper of vehicle xxx xxx I am not liable for this charge.

 

Please cancel this charge forthwith, or alternatively issue a valid code that I am legally entitled to, that allows access to the independent appeals service POPLA.

 

UKCPS were members of the BPA AoS at the time of the alleged parking event.'

 

Every letter should be sent with free proof of postage.

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Sorry guys, forgot to update !!

 

 

They upheld my appeal, sure using my CAG email address helped !!

 

Who did?

 

UKCPS or POPLA?

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