In which case, I would get in
first and issue small claims court proceedings for £700. Let her counterclaim
for the £182 if she feels that she is entitled to be paid for bills and let the
judge decide whether she is entitled to that, over and above the rent you paid
Even if you lose and she is
successful with her counterclaim, you normally have between 14 days and 28 days
(depending on the court order) to pay the sum without it being registered as a
County Court judgement. In that case, provided you pay within the relevant
period, it will not affect your credit rating however much she may like it to
or however much she threatens it
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