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Reporting Housing Benefit fraud

You can report suspected Housing Benefit fraud in one of three ways:

Online at

By telephone

Contact 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 or Welsh speakers can call on 0800 678 3722.

By post

NBFH, PO Box 224, Preston, PR1 1GP