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I would recommend you oppose the enforcement costs. If you paid the CCJ, presumably this was the county court not the high court although claimants can transfer CCJ's to the high court for enforcement and make use of the high court enforcement officers who have greater powers. However, you told the claimant on 3rd December of the payment and they should then have informed their solicitors to prevent unnecessary costs. Normally enforcement costs are claimable and added to the existing debt but those costs are the claimant's here because they failed to inform their solicitors. With the festive period there would also have been some delay with correspondence and so forth but I would nevertheless challenge the further costs. If they try to sue for those, you can defend the claim on the basis you paid the judgment within the 30 day period and place blame on the claimant for delaying the communication of the settlement.
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