An Introduction to Making a Small Claim to Recover an Unpaid Debt
- Price: £3.60
- Published: August 2016
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Small businesses often experience late payments or non-payments of invoices by both consumer and trade customers. Both late payments and non-payments affect cash flow and make it difficult for a business to pay its suppliers. In more significant cases, late payments can affect the ability of a business to continue to trade.
This factsheet provides information about how to recover debts through the small claims procedure, which involves taking court proceedings to recover the money due, and it also includes examples of typical reasons for making a small claim.