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Benefit Fraud

Report Benefit Fraud


If you think someone is committing Housing Benefit fraud, it is important you contact the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

Telephone the DWP's National Fraud Hotline on 0800 854 440. Lines are open Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm.

Alternatively, you can fill in the DWP's online anonymous referral form.