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    Q256: I know someone, who is committing benefit fraud, what should I do?

    The police do not deal with benefit fraud, the Benefits Agency prosecute their own cases.

    If you suspect someone of committing benefit fraud then contact the National Benefit Fraud Hotline , the number is 0800 854 440 between 7am and 11pm, 7 days a week.

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