Benefit fraud investigations are now carried out by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) by the Single Fraud Investigation Service.
How to report fraud
- Online - DWP website www.gov.uk/benefit-fraud
- By Telephone - National Benefit Fraud Hotline 0800 854 440, or
- By post - NBFH, PO Box 224, Preston, PR1 1GP
You do not need to give your name, address or any other personal details to the DWP when reporting suspected fraud. You have the right to remain anonymous if you want to.