You can report concerns about fraud and corruption within or against Wirral Council through one of the following options:

report fraud on line

  • call free on 0800 731 5783
  • text 07786 202 304, starting your message with ‘fraud’

You have the right to remain anonymous, all information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Find out more about fraud against Wirral Council 

Reporting benefit fraud

As of 1st October 2015 the responsibility for Benefit Fraud investigation (including Housing Benefit Fraud) has moved to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

For more information, please visit Government website gov.uk.

To report:

  • call free phone 0800 854440.
  • write to National Benefit Fraud Hotline ,NBFH , PO Box 224, Preston , PR1 1GP.

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