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I need help debt collectors want nearly 900 pounds fine

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i need help debt collectors want nearly 900 pounds for a fine i dint know i had.i moved and letters went to my old address bailiffs said that not their problem the original fine was for £6 about a year ago
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.
A fine for what please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

didnt have money to get to work train company gave me ticket so i could pay later had to leave my home quick due to domestic violence.i just 4got to pay it,so letters got sent to my old address,it went to court in my absense as i didnt no letters had been sent,inerest and fine have turn a £6 into nearly £900.00

Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
What is it you want to achieve ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

i dont mind paying some fine and interest i think £900.00 over the top,i just dont have that sort of money

Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
What you need to do is ask the Court to relist this in the fines Court.
You will go to Court and explain the situation. They can reduce the amount owing on the fine. So ask the Court to list it in the fines Court and speak with a Fines Officer.
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
Alex
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Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hi

I am just following up to see if there is anything else I can help with?

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Alex