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jghomer
04-06-2007, 12:46 PM
I've just completed N5 and N119 for possession and recovery of costs and rent, and been told its £150 for the possession and £120 to recover the money (over £1000). Seems an awful lot!! Is that right or has the court clerk got confused?!?!

davidjohnbutton
04-06-2007, 14:48 PM
I have always understood that is £150 for a possession summons to include any arrears claimed at the same time. (on a S8 process - of course you cannot claim arrears on a S21 process)

So, one of us, either myself or the clerk, is wrong!!!!!!

settloe_99
04-06-2007, 15:07 PM
The clerk is wrong. The cost is £150 to issue for possession & money judgment.

jghomer
04-06-2007, 15:25 PM
Many thanks. With those comments in mind i've sent them the £150 and saved some money :-)