Give to the needy and not the greedy, benefit fraud is a crime.You can help stop it.
We take benefit fraud very seriously. Benefits are here to help those in genuine need of assistance.
If you think someone is flaunting the rules then you can report your concerns completely anonymously in a number of ways:
You do not need to provide any of your own details to report your concerns.
Benefit fraud occurs where a claimant, landlord or third party deliberately misrepresents their circumstances, or fails to declare a change in their circumstances in order to receive Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support or Social Security Benefits to which they know they are not entitled.
Examples of benefit fraud are:
If you have speech or hearing problems you can use a text phone service on 0800 328 0512 or Welsh speakers can call on 0800 678 3722.