Keeping the bailiffs at bay – what you can (and can’t) do!

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If you find yourself in a situation where you owe the council unpaid council tax, and a subsequent liability order is raised, you could get an unpleasant house call by a bailiff.

Needless to say, this is never going to be a pleasant experience – but as with all things in life, it’s better to be prepared and know your rights (and those of the bailiff).

If you are uncertain, the Guardian has pulled together this useful Q&A, to help you prepare if you think there is a chance a bailiff might come knocking:

the Guardian – What can you do if a bailiff comes to your home?