Fraud

The following information on fraud is published annually, in accordance with the Local Government Transparency Code.

Number of occasions  powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations 2014, (or similar powers) have been used Not Applicable
Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud 3 employees/2.3 FTE
Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists 3 employees/2.3 FTE
Total amount spent by the authority on the investigation and prosecution of fraud Annual cost £96,555
Total number of fraud cases investigated 28