Fraud investigation

Report fraud

Housing Benefit fraud

The Department for Works and Pension are responsible for investigating Housing Benefit related fraud. To report a suspected Housing Benefit fraud please contact:

By telephone

The DWP National Benefit Fraud helpline 0800 854 440 (textphone 0800 320 0512).

Do it online

The DWP Benefit Theft website

In writing

Post any allegation to:

NBFH
PO Box 224
Preston
PR1 1GP

Council Tax related fraud

If you suspect someone of committing Council Tax related fraud please contact:

By telephone

Veritau on: 0800 9179 247

Do it online

Report suspected fraud with our online form.

Email

 Counter.fraud@veritau.co.uk