Call the National Benefit Fraud Hotline to report benefit fraud to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

You can also report suspected benefit fraud by post or online.

National Benefit Fraud Hotline
Telephone: 0800 854 440 (English) Telephone: 0800 678 3722 (Welsh) Textphone: 0800 328 0512
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
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National Benefit Fraud Hotline
Mail Handling Site A
Wolverhampton
WV98 2BP

Report someone living in Spain or Portugal

Use the local numbers if you’re calling from Spain or Portugal.

Spain Benefit Fraud Hotline
Telephone: 900 55 44 40
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm local time (GMT +2)
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Portugal Benefit Fraud Hotline
Telephone: 800 20 86 38
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm local time (GMT +1)
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