- 6 Jul 2020
Date received: 11 Jun 2020
Date responded: 23 Jun 2020
1. Number of approved applications broken down by money advisor for the financial years 2018/19 and 2019/2020.
2. Since 4 November 2019, a breakdown number of cases allocated to each of the Payment Distributors.
1. Table 1.1: The number of approved Debt Payment Programmes (DPPs) under the Debt Arrangement Scheme (DAS) by money adviser organisation, 2018-19 (1)
|Stepchange Debt Charity Scotland||1,161|
|Carrington Dean Group||241|
|Murray Stewart Fraser||101|
|Citizens Advice & Rights Fife North Lanarkshire Council||95|
|North Lanarkshire Council||92|
|Gregory Pennington (Wilson Andrews)||78|
|South Lanarkshire Council - Money Matters Advice Service||49|
|Begbies Traynor Central||43|
|Dumfries & Galloway CAS||39|
|The Moray Council||37|
Table 1.2: The number of (provisional) approved Debt Payment Programmes (DPPs) under the Debt Arrangement Scheme (DAS) by money adviser organisation, 2019-20 (1)
|Stepchange Debt Charity Scotland||967|
|Carrington Dean Group||779|
|Gregory Pennington (Wilson Andrews)||141|
|Citizens Advice & Rights Fife||69|
|South Lanarkshire Council - Money Matters Advice Service||60|
|The Moray Council||57|
|North Lanarkshire Council||54|
|Begbies Traynor Central||44|
|Murray Stewart Fraser||34|
|J3 Debt Solutions||32|
(1) Displaying money adviser organisations with 25 or more approved DPPs only.
2. Table 2: The number of approved Debt Payment Programmes (DPPs) under the Debt Arrangement Scheme (DAS) by payment distributor, since 04 November 2019 up to 31 March 2020 (1)
|Accountant in Bankruptcy||361|
|Wylie & Bisset LLP||7|
(1) Note that, since 04 November 2019, money adviser organisations allocated a Payment Distributor to an approved DPP on behalf of the debtor.
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