Warrant of execution
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A warrant of execution will only help if the defendant has:
- enough goods at the address you give which could be sold at auction to raise money for you; or
- all the money you are claiming for on the warrant (to stop goods being sold).
Before the court can issue a warrant, the defendant must have:
- failed to pay the amount he or she has been ordered to pay; or
- fallen behind with at least one of his or her payments.
This is called 'being in arrears'.