Have you been visited recently by The Sheriffs Office? Have they sent you some correspondence?
The Sheriffs Office are bailiffs who are authorised by Plymouth Combined Court to collect outstanding debts.
If you’ve been visited recently by this bailiff, or if they’ve dropped of a card – Contact us immediately! We will provide you with independent, private; debt advice, free of charge. We will look at your options, and if possible, we can stop them from continuing with any further action. It’s important you don’t leave it too late!
The Sheriffs Office are registered in the UK under the company number of 07040687.
They have the registered business address of:
2 Marine Road, Colwyn Bay, Clwyd, Wales, LL29 8PH
The Sheriffs Office was registered on 10/14/2009.
They received their license on 05/02/2018.
Do not let The Sheriffs Office into your property. They will use fear and intimidation in order to enter your property. Give us a call straight away and we will do our best to sort the situation out on your behalf.
Do’s and Don’ts
- They can’t use force to get past you to enter your property.
- They are not allowed to enter your house during the hours of 9pm and 6am
- There only method of entry is through a door
- A bailiff can attend your property when you fall behind on certain debts. The most common are parking fines, court fines, council tax debts, CCJ’s and court judgements.
Other names for bailiffs are:
- Civilian enforcement officers
- County court and family court bailiffs
- High court enforcement officers
- Certificated enforcement agents
The Sheriffs Office Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Can The Sheriffs Office come into my property to collect debts?
A. In no situation should you allow The Sheriffs Office into your property, unless they have an order from the court. If they can present an order from the court then you are legally obliged to allow them access, although this is unlikely. This usually occurs in criminal fines, such as parking fines which have escalated due to non-payment.
Q. Can I write off my debts with The Sheriffs Office?
A. If you have a total unsecured debt amount of over £6000, you may be able to write off your debts with an IVA. This can include your debts with The Sheriffs Office and any other debts which you may have. An IVA is an Individual Voluntary Arrangement. An IVA usually lasts for 5 years. At the end of the 5 years the rest of your debt with The Sheriffs Office will be completely written off.
Q. What companies do The Sheriffs Office collect debts for?
A. As debt collectors and bailiffs can purchase debts from any lender, it can be difficult to identify who they are collecting money for. You can contact the lender directly by following the contact details on our website. Many debt collectors and bailiffs collect money for parking fines, criminal fines, council tax arrears, credit cards, loans, payday loans, catalogue debts and many more.