Report housing benefit fraud

Suspected housing benefit fraud will be handled by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

You can report suspected housing benefit fraud using the government website, or by:

  • Telephone - contact the National Benefit Fraud Hotline on 0300 1232 040 (lines open Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 8:00pm)
  • Text phone - 0300 123 2050