Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick District Councils are considering a proposal to merge, creating a new District Council covering the whole of South Warwickshire (the areas currently covered by Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick District Councils).
The public consultation on the plans to create a South Warwickshire Council starts this week on Monday 6 September and runs until Sunday 24 October.
The consultation document and online questionnaire can be viewed and completed at: www.southwarwickshire.org.uk
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has responsibility for the investigation of Housing Benefit fraud .
Stratford-on-Avon District Council remains responsible for all non-Housing Benefit fraud allegations including Council Tax, Non-Domestic Rates, tenancy (sub-letting etc.), grants, procurement, internal and external fraud and corporate fraud matters.
In these instances, please contact us for confidential reporting at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01789 260486 – your call is in confidence.
If you have information that concerns suspected fraud in Housing Benefit, then please:
All referrals should ideally contain basic information such as the claimant's name or address.