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child benefit..grr

(6 Posts)
babyonboard Wed 17-May-06 17:20:23

It took them four months before they started paying it to us..
we sent two short birth certificates and three 'long' ones during tis time.
They now claim to have lost them all
I'm so annoyed..fair enough it's only £7.50 a time, but why should we have to pay that again!?

babyonboard Wed 17-May-06 17:21:07

pointless post..but just wanted to vent!

beckybrastraps Wed 17-May-06 17:21:41

Seriously? - I'd be claiming back the £37.50!

LIZS Wed 17-May-06 17:24:50

only £7 each here ! (dh has mislaid ds')

babyonboard Wed 17-May-06 17:30:04

claiming from who? and surely it'd be such a long process it'd be more time than it's worth..lol

fair enough..the first two copies were free..but the others were not (and i spent an hour plus in a stuffy office waiting for them)

beckybrastraps Wed 17-May-06 17:31:56

I would be speaking to a supervisor and sending a very strongly worded letter at the very least. I don't suppose oyu'd get the money, but I would bcertainly complain! Losing FIVE birth certicicates?

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