Make a money claim online
You can take court action against someone if they owe you money and won’t pay you back.
You’ll need a Government Gateway ID, which you can get when you register for this service.
It takes about 30 minutes to submit your claim.
Start nowon the Money Claim Online website
How to register
Select ‘register as an individual’ or ‘register as an organisation’ on the Money Claim Online homepage. You’ll need to enter your full name and provide a password.
What you can claim for
You can use this service to claim:
- for a fixed sum under £100,000
- against no more than 2 people or organisations
You must be over 18 to use the service.
You can use the service from anywhere in the UK, but only against someone with an address in England or Wales.
You will have to pay a court fee, using a debit or credit card.
You can’t use the online service if you need help to pay your court fee because you’re on a low income or certain benefits.
What you can’t claim for
You can’t use this service to get: