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UKPCS Windscreen PCN - Parking in Disabled by without BB - Scotland


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Read about DR+ anywhere and you will see that they can do nothing.

They like to claim that the world will fall in if you dont pay but ask yourself, why are they asking for £160?

When you have worked that out you will realise everything lese they say is also bo*****s

 

test case? the woman in dundee used completely the wrong arguments in court and with a rather reactionary judge the result went against her.

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bet it n'tsay WILL anything!

 

scan it up

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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As said doesn't say will take court action..

 

Read it properly!!

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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so they are going to recomment their client takes action.

I recommend that you use sudso for your washing,

I cant do anything if you dont and nor can they.

 

They are quoting the Beavis decision and they are right, in that case the parking co could enforce their claim.

That doesnt mean that any old claim is then automatically valid and they havent said that they believe this the be the case,

they have left a thought in your head that you have now inflated into a doom and gloom scenario.

 

Everything these people send must be dissected word by word and then you get to the truth. even their claims are generally rubbish because they are too vague but people often forget to challence that as part of their defence.

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Hello!

 

I've received a nice letter form Debt Recovery Plus today regarding a parking charge that I've not paid.

 

The 'offence' dates from 22/01/2018 (and happened in Scotland) and I ignored the two letters that I received from them at that time. It now seems to have escalated and I'm being threatened with court action if I don't pay the inflated costs now. Apparently I have 7 days to pay or "legal recovery actions" will commence.

 

The rear of the letter informs me that "The driver of the vehicle at the time this charge was issued is responsible for payment of the charge detailed overleaf" although they have not identified who was driving in this case.

 

Do I still ignore this or is there something I have to do to make this go away?

 

Thanks

 

Doug

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Hi honeybee13, thanks for the quick response.

 

I'll post up a copy of the letter once I figure out how to do it on this computer (would be easy at work!)

 

I posted about this (I don't actually remember doing it) in the following thread: 

I don't know if these can be merged to keep things simple?

 

Doug

 

 

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Topics merged.

We could do with some help from you.

PLEASE HELP US TO KEEP THIS SITE RUNNING EVERY POUND DONATED WILL HELP US TO KEEP HELPING OTHERS

 

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Just ignore DR+.  It's not their debt and they can do nothing.  Hot air from paper tigers.

We could do with some help from you.

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  • dx100uk changed the title to UKPCS Windscreen PCN - Parking in Disabled by without BB - Scotland

you state the ticket was issue whilst parked in dundee scotland

are you a resident in scotland or were on holiday at the time and live in england?

 

 

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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nothing they can do then.

 

 

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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Any LBA or County Court claim they started would be void as POFA etc not applicable to Scotland.

We could do with some help from you.

PLEASE HELP US TO KEEP THIS SITE RUNNING EVERY POUND DONATED WILL HELP US TO KEEP HELPING OTHERS

 

Have we helped you ...?         Please Donate button to the Consumer Action Group

 

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The bailiff: A 12th Century solution re-branded as Enforcement Agents for the 21st Century to seize and sell debtors goods as before Oh so Dickensian!

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but ofcourse dont ignore a letter of claim or a court claim pack should one ever arrive

and don't move without informing them for 5yrs.

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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you never move without informing anyone in writing that claims you owe them money of the fact

else you'll get a backdoor CCJ filed to your own address you'll know nowt about

this goes for debts on your credit file too

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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