Private debt collection companies sample letter
Dun & Bradstreet is a private debt collecting company contracted by Centrelink. Their job is to collect debts owed by people to Centrelink. When they are collecting debts on behalf of Centrelink, Dun & Bradstreet must comply with Centrelink’s “Collection Guidelines”. This means that they must give you an opportunity to negotiate reasonable repayments that you can afford.
Please find attached below information and a sample letter you can use if you have been contacted by a private debt collection company about a Centrelink debt and you want to negotiate an affordable repayment arrangement.