Fraud, tricks and scams

What to do if you get an email, telephone call or letter from someone pretending to be the Home Office.



Use these documents to find out about:

  • the tricks we know about and how you can protect yourself
  • how we share data with financial services organisations to help prevent fraud
Published 14 February 2014
Last updated 6 August 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated information.
  2. Updated guidance on fraud tricks and scams.
  3. First published.