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Attachment of earnings order definition

What does Attachment of earnings order mean?

An order whereby a judgment debt is enforced by deducting an amount from the salary of an employed judgment debtor.

Jurisdiction to make such orders to enforce a judgment debt lies solely with the county court: Attachment of Earnings Act 1971. The procedure is governed by CCR Order 27 (CPR Schedule 2).


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