Toggle menu

Counter fraud work

i for information symbol

Details of counter fraud work

53. Local authorities must publish the following information about their counter fraud work.

The data relates to the period 01.04.17 to 31.03.18.

  • number of occasions they use powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations 2014, or similar powers

Preston = 3

  • total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud

Absolute 3, full time equivalent 1.8

  • total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists

Absolute 2, full time equivalent 1.1

  • total amount spent by the authority on the investigation and prosecution of fraud


  • total number of fraud cases investigated


Share this page

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share by email