Due to the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, no Council meetings will be held before Wednesday 28 September 2022.
Local Authorities have a statutory duty under Section 151 of the Local Government Finance Act 1972 to make arrangements for the proper administration of their Financial Affairs. Stratford-on-Avon District Council has arrangements in place that are designed to promote and ensure probity and propriety in the conduct of its business, including the risks of fraud and corruption, which are specifically considered.
This council has dedicated corporate fraud resources to address any issues arising across the spectrum of activity and actively seeks to identify fraudulent activity, encouraging a strong counter-fraud culture within the authority.
Through better prevention, effective deterrence and improving detection, work for you to P.R.O.T.E.C.T.
That most applicants are honest, and we want to protect these claims. We have a legal responsibility to prevent fraud from taking place and to take appropriate action when it does.
If you suspect anyone of involvement in fraud or corruption you can call the council's confidential fraud hotline on 01789 260486 or email email@example.com.