Benefit Fraud

How to reporting Benefit Fraud

If you suspect that someone:

  • Has not told us that they are working
  • Has not told us that they have a partner
  • Does not live in the property that they are claiming for or has not told us they have other forms of income, savings or properties for example.

Then you can tell us by filling in this Benefit Fraud form or by calling the National Benefit Fraud Hotline on 0800 854 440.

Your call is free and confidential you do not have to give your name or address. Lines are open Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm.

If you have speech or hearing problems you can use a text phone service on 0800 328 0512.

If you suspect that someone may be committing Council Tax Support Fraud, Council Tax Fraud and Business Rates Fraud please call us anytime on 0500 658 008.

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South Staffs Council

Wolverhampton Road, Codsall

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