Reporting fraud

Report fraud

If you think someone has committed fraud you can contact us now by phone 0800 854 183, email corporate.fraud@highland.gov.uk or use our online referral form.

Report corporate fraud


The more information that you can provide the better our investigation will be. Any information that you give will be treated in the strictest of confidence and you do not need to tell us your name.

We are committed to providing high quality public services to you. So that we can do this, we need to protect ourselves and you from fraud and corruption.

Housing Benefit Fraud is no longer investigated by the Highland Council. Instead it is investigated by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). Residents who suspect that someone is committing Housing Benefit Fraud should call the DWP National Benefit Fraud Hotline 0800 854 440.

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