of any Debt for as Little as $75!
funds recovery and debt collection services for people
and organisations across Australia.
Sentry’s core philosophy is specialising in the collection and retrieval of funds that are owed to our clients, taking the matters through to commercial litigation if neccessary. Typically though, we find that most debtors agree to settle their debt when issued a Letter of Demand from us, our approach and Letter of Demand can be compelling for most debtors.
Sentry Commercial is a One-Stop-Shop for all your personal & business debt recovery needs above $ 1,000 in debt value. We have over 40 years experience across all forms of debt recovery to litigation matters, we personally handle each step of the debt recovery process from issuing a Letter of Demand to the end game of Enforcing Judgement.
Our Debt Collection team have over 40 year’s experience in debt recovery, providing legal debt recovery services to a diverse range of businesses across many diverse industries, from Private, Public & Government sectors.
- NFixed Fee of $75 (plus GST) for a Letter of Demand on our letterhead;
- NNo Commission payable from recovered monies, which means you keep everything we collect;
- NNo joining fees or lock-in contracts;
- NNo hidden fees or charges;
- NWe collect all kinds of business debts over $ 1,000 and under 6 years old;
- NExperienced debt accountants to manage your matter from start to finish.
- NEasy to use Online Portal with 5 step Letter of Demand.
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Letter of Demand
1.1 Writ for the Levy of Property
The sheriff will attempt to seize and sell the debtor’s property to satisfy the judgment debt. Our costs for drafting and lodging the writ are $320 (including GST) plus a Local Court filling fee of $86 (which covers one attempt at execution of the writ). A further sheriff’s fee of $86 will be charged for each additional execution attempt. A sheriff’s fee of $50 is also payable upon seizure of the debtor’s property. These costs are recoverable as part of the judgment debt.
1.2 Garnishee Order:
A garnishee order is an order that the debtor’s bank or employee pay money held in their account or wages owed to them directly to you. Our costs of preparing lodging and serving the garnishee order are $320 (including GST).
1.3 Examination Order:
An examination order is an order that the debtor attend court to be examined on their ability to pay the debt (including details of any bank accounts and property owned by them.) If the debtor fails to attend examination hearing an arrest warrant can be issued against them requiring them to attend court to be examined.
Our costs are as follows:
(a) Examination Order: $450 (including GST) plus a filling fee of $176 and a service fee of approximately $67;
(b) Attendance at Examination Hearing: $350 (including GST):
(c) Arrest Warrant: $250, plus filling fee of $86 (including GST).
1.4 Winding Up proceeding and Bankruptcy proceedings
Woods & Day is capable of acting in winding up proceedings (for debts owed by companies that are over $2,000) and bankruptcy proceedings (for debts owed by individuals that are over $5,000). Details on the process and costs of these can be provided upon request.