The amount of benefit you qualify for may be affected if your circumstances change. You must tell us about any change in your or your household’s circumstances.
If you don’t tell us about the changes:
The council may consider prosecution for fraud if you knowingly continue to receive benefit which you are not entitled to.
You must tell us about changes in your circumstance within one calendar month of the date the change happens.
More information about change of circumstances you must report .
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) investigate Housing Benefit Fraud. You can report housing benefit fraud directly to DWP .
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