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Usually the time limit is 6 years LESS one day
So if it is 5th May 2000, so longer 4th May 2006
Therefore if you are out of time then you need to apply to the court for an extension of time from when the debt was last admitted.
In reality this is very hard as the court will say, well you have had 6 years, so why has it taken so long?
There is a discretion in the Limitation Act 1980
But there has to be a very good reason, ie you were in a coma
But if you have just not got around to issuing then you can try, but if it is raised a defence then your claim may well be barred.
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