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I've just received my notification from the court outlining Barclays defense. They have said that the Allocation Questionnaire is not required (at least that's what I understand from the statement "the filing of the AQ to be dispensed with" and I know I'll still have to pay the £100 as my claim is above the £1500 threshold. But, what difference does not having to fill out the AQ mean in terms of the whole strike out thing? Just want to make sure I understand everything!

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The courts do tend to be dispensing with the Allocation Questionaires, probably due to the simple reason that they all come back the same and therefore the courts are able to allocate the track required without actually having them.

 

Just a little less paperwork for them I guess.


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Thanks! I guess all I have to do at this stage then, is pay the £100 and wait for the court date, then start preparing the bundle...

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The court bundle is required 2 weeks prior to the hearing date, so you're a little way off as yet but deffinately worth being prepared in advance.

 

http://www.consumeractiongroup.co.uk/forum/bank-templates-library/33060-basic-court-bundle.html


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Sure, It's all getting a little scary now, so I'll definitely prefer to start preparing sooner rather than later! Thanks for your help!:)

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One thing I will state though. With the court bundle you will need 3 copies so it might be worth holding fire on printing it off just yet as there will be a hell of a lot of paper usuage and it may not even get as far as you having to actually submit your bundle.


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Acknowledged on 15th of Feb '07

:rolleyes: Defence submitted 1st March 2007 :rolleyes:

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True! Here's hoping...

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im sure ive given an answer to you reguarding AQ on another thread

 

Yup on this one http://www.consumeractiongroup.co.uk/forum/barclays-bank/91368-long-haul.html

 

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Hi Saintly,

 

Thanks - yes you're right- I'm just getting the hang of all this thread business!

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Hi there,

 

I have another quick query. I've just phoned the court to confirm that I still have to pay the £100 fee and I was told that the judge may decide to issue an AQ afterall and that I should not do anything until I hear from the court again. What does this mean in terms of sending out the Draft Order for Directions? I was going to send it at the same time as paying my fee. Should I just wait and see if the judge decides to isssue an AQ or just send it anyway? Also, I don't want to mess up my case by not paying the £100 within the 14 days from receiving the initial defense letter. Sorry if this sounds dumb, but I want to ensure I'm doing everything correctly!

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Hi, my understanding is you need to wait for the judge to decide, IF he wants to send out an AQ he will & payment will be requested. In my case they haven't & I don't have to pay the fee. If the judge dispenses with the AQ you get a date & directions from him to complete, but you will have to wait 'till he decides.

Andrew

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OK, I'll stop getting into a panic! Thanks Andrew

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