Enforced collection indicators


Latest update: 07. 11. 2022 


1. Number of legal persons and entrepreneurs in the Central Registry of Accounts as at 31 October 2022


As at 31 October 2022, there were 85,335 legal persons and entrepreneurs1 on the records of the Central Registry of Accounts. Compared to 30 September 2022, this is an decrease of 1.08%.


We underline that the data on the number of legal persons and entrepreneurs in the Central Registry of Accounts are harmonized with the data on operating legal persons and entrepreneurs registered in the Central Registry of Business Entities (CRBE).


Other data published relevant to enforcement collection implementation are updated accordingly.


As at 31 October 2022, the total number of operating business entities2 as registered in the CRBE and having operating accounts in the Central Registry of Accounts was 56,933 which represents an increase of 2.89% in relation to 30 September 2022.


2. Indicators of enforced collection implementation as at 31 October 2022


As at 31 October 2022, the number of judgement debtors with frozen accounts was 19,318 or 0.31% less than on 30 September 2022. In the total number, the accounts of 15,873 business entities were frozen, which is 1.50% more compared to 30 September 2022.


As at 31 October 2022, in terms of value, total amount of debt based on which the judgement debtors accounts were frozen was 976,090,675.26 euros, which represent an increase of 0.90% in relation to 30 September 2022.


In the total amount of debt, business entities accounted for 949,419,626.63 euros or 0.99% more than as at 30 September 2022.


It should be highlighted that, debt concentration was relatively high as at the reporting date so, for example, 10 largest blocked business entities, i.e. 0.05% of the total number of registered debtors, accounted for 25.75% of the total frozen amount, which means that their frozen funds totaled 251,329,110.88 euros.


Fifty largest blocked business entities, which make up 0.26% of the total number of registered debtors, accounted for 46.41% of the total frozen amount, which means that their frozen amount stood at 453,022,107.74 euros.


3. Enforced collection duration as at 31 October 2022


As at 31 October 2022, a total of 1,469 judgement debtors were under uninterrupted blockage up to one year with the frozen amount of 28,893,246.89 euros, making up 2.96% of the total frozen amount, whereas a total of 17,849 judgement debtors were under blockage for over one year, with the frozen amount of 947,197,428.37 euros, accounting for 97.04% of the total frozen amount.


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1 The term “legal persons and entrepreneurs” includes: business entities and entrepreneurs; NGOs; foundations; associations; public enforcement officer; notaries; the Ministry of Finance as the authority competent for receiving, payment and transfer of the government money; local self-government authorities, etc.

2 Pursuant to the Law on Business Organizations, the forms of organization pursuing economic activities are business organizations and other forms determined by the Law: individual entrepreneur; general partnership (“GP”); limited partnership (“LP”); joint stock company (“JSC”); limited liability company (“LLC”); foreign company branch. In this report, all the above mentioned forms are referred to as business entities.