FAQs: borrowers questions and answers: amount of repayments: do I make repayments if I am bankrupt?
This is a specialist area and the Student Loans Company (SLC) deal with five types of personal Insolvency including Bankruptcy. If the SLC confirm that payments should stop, they will ask HMRC to issue a Stop Notice to your employer. Your employer is obliged to continue making deductions until the Stop Notice has been received.
If you are suffering hardship please contact the Student Loans Company on 0300 100 0611.
Note: This is obviously confidential information and it must not be divulged to the employer or any other third party.