Collectors interested in collection of debts in the housing sector, the media are writing

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National Association of professional collection agencies (NAPCA), which includes about 40 organizations interested in the recovery of debts of the population for services in the housing sector. This was written by the newspaper «Kommersant» with reference to the head of the Agency Committee of the Association Victor Semendueva.

According to the newspaper, NAPCA held a meeting dedicated to this topic. The Association plans to develop for service providers, housing new standards for the selection of collection agencies and monitor their performance, hoping to increase the amount transferred to collectors debts of citizens.

Assessment Semendueva, now the utility is passed in a collection Agency about 5% of all existing public debt.

«The effectiveness of their own recovery is not very high: at the pretrial stage it is at the level of 5-10%, trial stage — 15-20%», — he said.

Commercial Director GK «Rosvodokanal» Sergei Prokofiev stated that the company transmits the collectors of the debt at the pre-trial stage in the recent time, the cooperation was extended to the stages of court and enforcement proceedings. In the short term, the volume of overdue debts transferred to collection agencies, it is planned to increase, Prokofiev added.

In turn in a press-service «Mosenergo» have noticed that in connection with the beginning of regulation of collection activities of the company «considers possibility of attraction of professional creditors in order to repay the debt».

At the beginning of the year, the government approved amendments to the administrative offences Code aimed at improvement of legal regulation of reservoirs.

The law, in particular, establishes the possibility of carrying out of administrative investigation in case violations are identified in the area of protection of rights and legitimate interests of individuals with activities of overdue debt to the direction of the materials of the administrative case to the court.

According to the government, it will more thoroughly investigate administrative cases and to identify all the circumstances relevant to the proper and complete consideration.