ENFORCEMENT AGENT FEES SCHEDULE

This is the scale of fees allowed to be charged under the Tribunal, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 , in the collection of Council Tax, National Non-Domestic Rates and Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR)

Enforcement other than under a High Court Writ

Fee Stage Fixed Fee Percentage fee (Reg. 7):
percentage of sum to be recovered exceeding £1500.00

Compliance stage

£75.00

0%

Enforcement stage

£235.00

7.5%

Sale or disposal stage

£110.00

7.5%

Explanatory Note (This note is not part of the regulations)

The compliance stage comprises all activities relating to enforcement from the receipt of the instruction by the Enforcement Agent. If a payment arrangement is agreed and maintained at this stage, the fee is limited to £75.00.

The Enforcement stage comprises all activities relating to enforcement from the first attendance at the premises. The fee of £235.00 (plus a percentage if the debt exceeds £1500.00) is applied at this stage if a payment arrangement is not made and maintained at the compliance stage; but does not include the commencement of the sale or disposal of goods fees.

The Sale or disposal stage comprises all activities relating to enforcement from the first attendance at the property for the purpose of transporting goods to the place of sale, or from commencing preparation for sale if the sale is to be held on the premises.