Enforcement changes - Association meeting, Tuesday 8 April 2014
Midlands Association is hosting an event on 8 April 2014 at Coventry City
Council - a session not to be missed!
We have two
excellent speakers who will be able to give you the local authority point of
view of and that of enforcement
agents on the changes coming into force this April.
Janice Evans started work in revenues in 1974 and is currently Head of Revenues at Coventry
City Council. She is an active member of the Association and lectures on behalf
of the IRRV on council tax.
Sharpe is a certificated bailiff and a director of Equita bailiffs. He is
an active member of the Civil Enforcement Association (CIVEA, formerly
the Enforcement Services Association) and regularly assists the IRRV, giving
talks on enforcement matters at the Collection and Enforcement Conference and
Are you ready
for the biggest changes to enforcement for over 300 years?
- Do you know
what is expected of local authorities?
- Do you know
what is expected of your enforcement agents?
- Do you know
the Ministry of Justice’s view?
If like many
of us you are not sure of the answers to these questions, then book your place
on this event - but spaces are limited, so book now by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
The West Midlands Association celebrated in October last with their annual dinner dance, held at the Ricoh arena in Coventry.
The second meeting of this year's programme was another well-received event, with Bob Trahern and Tim Savill sharing their knowledge and understanding of the impending changes with a group of around 20 members and colleagues.
The second meeting of this year's programme will shortly be upon us and the Association invites you to attend what should prove to be a very topical and interesting subject matter given the Government's impending changes to the benefits scheme.
The first Association meeting of the new programme saw Toby Holt of insolvency practitioners Smith & Williamson, and Andrew Hobley of the Local Government Ombudsman's office, talking about the work they do.
Paul Sanderson is addressing the Association in January on matters of current interest in the valuation field. The meeting will take place at Meetingspace, Eleven Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2LP between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Paul Sharpe of Equita talks to the Association from 4 p.m. on Wednesday 9 November 2011 at the Council House, Earl Street, Coventry on the topic of “what your bailiff can do for you”.
This event is brought to you jointly by the Association and
CIPFA in the Midlands (CIM), and takes place on Tuesday 11 October 2011
between 4.30 and 6.30 p.m. in Committee Rooms 2 and 3 of the Council
House, Earl Street, Coventry Street CV1 5RR.
This year's event took place at the Holiday Inn just off the M6 at Junction 7, near Birmingham. A good time was had by all!
We welcomed students to the 2011/12 Level 3 Certificate course, and handed out certificates to last year's successful candidates.
Standing room only as Gordon Heath talks empty rates and
The IRRV West Midlands Association is once again offering this course from September to students in the West Midlands and beyond.
The Rating Surveyors Association (RSA) has appointed Graham Ryall, a Director in Colliers CRE's Birmingham Rating team, President for its next year of operation.