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Benefit fraud is now the responsibility of the Department of Work and Pensions.
Slough Borough Council no longer investigates this.
If someone claims Housing Benefit and/or Social Security benefits where they have no right to entitlement they are committing benefit fraud. Typical examples of benefit fraud are people who:
Telephone: call 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.
Online: GOV.UK site to report benefit fraud.
By post: NBFH, PO Box 224, Preston PR1 1GP