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DEBT COLLECTORS (FIELD AGENTS AND COLLECTION AGENTS) ACT 2014 - SECT 19

Automatic authorisation for limited debt collection activity

19 Automatic authorisation for limited debt collection activity

(1) A person may, as an agent for others for reward and without a licence or registration certificate, perform a debt collection activity but only—
(a) to the extent the person does not engage in face-to-face communication with the debtor; and
(b) if the person is suitable to perform a debt collection activity under part 6.
(2) The person may perform the debt collection activity in the following capacities—
(a) in the carrying on of a regulated business, either alone or with others;
(b) as an employee of someone else.
(3) A person performing a debt collection activity under the authority of this section is a
"collection agent" .



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