Policy paper

Data sharing for the prevention of fraud: code of practice

Code of practice for public authorities sharing information to help prevent fraud.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Data Sharing for the Prevention of Fraud: Code of practice

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This code of practice is for public authorities who want to share information to help prevent fraud. It makes sure that information is shared safely, protecting individuals’ rights and the security of the data.

The code is a requirement of the Serious Crime Act 2007.

Published 23 March 2015