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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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My car was hit buy a woman driving with no insurance I only

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My car was hit buy a woman driving with no insurance I only have 3rd party how do I go about getting her to fix my car she is ignoring my calls and text
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: New south wales
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Went to police they told me they don't deal with that any more I need to go to civil court
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: My car looks like a write off
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 7 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. I will do my best to assist you with your question.

Expert:  Leon replied 7 months ago.

Good Evening.

Assuming you have her details and you have reported it to the police, and they have a record of it you can commence proceedings to collect the money from her. The reason I say you tell the police is because there is evidence of you making the report and the police would have a statement from you that you can rely on.

You need to get at least 2 quotations on the cost of the repairs and send them to her and demand payment.

If she will not pay then you send a letter of demand and commence proceedings.

Here is the link to the process.

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