We're required to publish the following information about our counter fraud work on an annual basis:
number of occasions they use powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations 201432, or similar powers;
- total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud;
- total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists;
- total amount spent by the authority on the investigation and prosecution of fraud; and
- total number of fraud cases investigated.
Counter fraud data annual reports
Please note: all amounts are net of VAT unless stated otherwise.