Fraud

Information relating to the work we do countering fraud

2016/17

Number of occasions the council used powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations 2014, or similar powers0
Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud1
Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists1
Total amount spent by the authority on the investigation and prosecution of fraud£42,041
Total number of fraud/irregularity cases investigated1172