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1. Costs – No Win No Fee!

Having long standing relationships with all our overseas partners we have agreements to provide these services on a NO WIN NO FEE basis charging the agreed commission rate against monies recovered only.

2. Coverage in Greece

Greece is divided up into 13 regions and one autonomous region (Mount Athos). Our local office is in Athens with local lawyers in every major city enabling us to recover debts throughout all of Greece.

3. Local Experience

Unlike many of our competitors all cases are handled by the local office or partner. The reasons for this are they speak the debtors’ language in this case Greek which is spoken by 99% of the population. We understand the local cultures and know all the legal processes. These are reasons why Creditreform are the ideal people to help you in collecting debts from overseas.

4. Statute of Limitation in Greece

5 years but there are many special exemptions so whatever the age please contact us and we will advise if we can assist with your claim

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Greece Debt collection service – No Win No Fee


Creditreform operates a global specialist International debt collection service. We have local offices and fully approved expert international debt collection agency partners in every country worldwide. All our International debt collection agency partners and offices operate on a No Win No Fee basis charging an agreed commission against monies recovered only.

Due to the recent economic issues, many Greek companies have been unable to pay their Bills and liabilities which put their creditors in a difficult position. It is important that when relations break down due to none payment that you act quickly to recover monies due. It is very probable that you are not the only unpaid creditor so by acting quickly an instructing a Greece debt collection agency it will increase your chances of a speedy and successful recovery

Main reasons why a local country debt recovery agency is so important rather than trying to recover from a debt collection agency UK are as follows:

The local International Debt collection Partners know:

  1. The local cultures
  2. The languages
  3. The laws
  4. Are in the same time zones


Herewith details of our debt collection service Greece:

Location of debt recovery office in Greece?

Athens as well corresponding lawyers in every major city of Greece

Number of debt collection staff?


How long have you been operating a debt recovery service in Greece?

Since 2000

What type of debt collection services do you provide? Do you do commercial debt recovery (B2B) and consumer debt recovery (B2C)?

Both commercial (B2B) and consumer (B2C) debts

Statue of Limitation in Greece?

5 years

How EU (European Union) laws effect debt collection in Greece?

All EU laws regarding debt collection are already incorporated into Greek law

How many companies registries in Greece for businesses (i.e. UK has just 1 central registry)?

1 central registry in Greece for business

What is the debt collection process in Greece?

Demand letter with a short payment deadline sent to debtor, followed up by phone calls. Search at the insolvency registry for ongoing insolvency of the debtor as well as check at the central registry for business regarding statute amendments and published balance sheets to check credit status and financial situation. If no results extrajudicially, legal debt collection by way of either an EU Payment order (very quick procedure, just two weeks to get a payment order) or lawsuit (within 100 days of filing of lawsuit parties submit their writs and evidence and await judgment, also quite quick procedure).

Can late payment fees / interest to be added to claims?

Interest & part of late payment fees can be added to the principal amount.

Greece Business Credit Reports

Creditreform provides over 88 million international business credit reports throughout Europe and 200 million international business credit reports worldwide. There are over 150,000 registered in Greece. We provide freshly investigated Greece business credit reports which can be done prior to trading to make sure the company you will be dealing with can meet the commitment or once the debt becomes overdue to ensure the debtor can meet the amount owed.

Specialist Debt Recovery Experts

There are many unique requirements to recovering international debts in all countries including Greece debt collection services which differ from the UK and therefore it is very important that cases are handled directly by our expert international debt collection agencies and not from debt collectors UK. This method of international debt collection sets Creditreform aside from the competition who in many cases try and recover debts from a UK debt collector only. Using the local offices and partners enables us to achieve a far greater success rate and our No Win No Fee service together with competitive commission rates against monies recovered only ensures you get the best service.

“We are pleased with the friendly and efficient service of Adrian Harding and staff at Creditreform in collecting outstanding overdue debts on our behalf. Some accounts, especially those located overseas have been difficult customers but we are pleased with the high rate of success. We also appreciate that they keep us informed and constantly updated on the progress of the collection”
Bryan de Beer, Phoenix Fragrances
“Within 48hrs of Creditreform being involved a resolution was agreed and within the week paid in full. The professionalism of the Creditreform team was second to none and I would and indeed do recommend them to colleagues in a similar difficult position This situation was the first time we have had to employ a company for debt recovery and it was good to feel that you have someone else ‘on your side’.”
Dean Lake, Lake Contracts
“We have been using Credit Reform for a number of years now and we have always been dealt with in a professional and friendly way. Over time, Creditreform have managed to achieve good results for us. Would definitely recommend.”
Anna Zhakrova, Catering Hygiene Specialists Ltd
“I have worked with Creditreform for many years and always received a first class service. Keep up the good work”
Russell Hardwick, MSC Industrial