Apartments for coping with debt is not confiscated – the head of the Ministry of justice

Квартиры за долги по коммуналке не конфискуют – глава Минюста

The Minister of justice Pavel Petrenko in the program “Freedom of speech” assured that the government would not allow confiscation of property for debts on a communal flat.

He recalled that in 2015 introduced a system of free legal aid.

“Seniors, children, members of ATO have the right to free assistance of counsel, including in disputes with gas companies and unscrupulous vendors of utility services”, – said Petrenko.

He said that with solutions 2015 may not be a situation that someone took the apartment for debts.

The Minister of justice added that if the utility service provider will send the requirement of confiscation of property, then you need to contact the center for legal assistance, which will provide protection in court.