Training Programmes

Mortgage Arrears: Preventing and Combating

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Preventing mortgage arrears is a significant challenge for Local Authority housing managers and staff for those who have purchased their homes, and received loans to do so from the Local Authority. This course will look at effective ways of dealing with these problems and at promoting good practice in this area.

Delivered by:

Institute of Public Administration

57-61 Lansdowne Road
Dublin 4
D04 TC62

Telephone: (01) 2403666
Web site:


1 day

Application Deadline
Bookings for this course close one week in advance of start date.

Key Facts

The topics covered on this one-day course include: Local Government Housing Loan Provision; Legislation and Practice, Acts and Regulations; Code of Conduct for Management of Arrears; Loan Approval / Applications; Principles of “Prudent Loan” Management; Reasons to be cautious in lending practices; Loan Application – What’s required, assessing applications; Local Authority Credit Committees; Managing Loan Accounts; Loan Management Systems; Collection Methods & Systems; Loan Arrears; Dealing with Arrears; Mortgage Arrears Resolution Process; Communications Policy on Loan Accounts in Arrears; Borrowers Obligations; Financial Assessment; M.A.R.P. – Solutions; Case Studies; Concerns for Local Authorities – Long Term Management;

Who Is It For?

This one-day Preventing and Combating Mortgage Arrears training course will be of particular interest to all those working in the Housing and Finance sections of Local Authorities including: Loans Administration staff; Revenue Collectors and Counter staff.

Lunch provided

Parking available

Handout/Notes Provided


Note On Costs

The cost of this 1 day course is €250 per person. Fee includes course materials, lunch and refreshments.

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