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Monies received that we will always waive recovering our costs from

We will always waive our right to recover costs from any of the following monies received.

Newly awarded maintenance – whether it is a lump sum or a periodical payments order

  • The first €3174.35 of any maintenance arrears recovered
  • The first €3174.35 of any social welfare payments payable, or of certain payments payable under employment law.

The client does not need to make an application for the Board to waive recovering our costs from any of these sources. We are required to do so. This doesn’t mean we can’t recover our costs from other money or property received.