Counter fraud

Below are details of our counter fraud measures and how many times we used our counter fraud powers in 2016/17.

  • Number of occasions we use powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud – 0, Norfolk County Council has no social housing function
  • Total number (absolute and full-time equivalent – full-time employees) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud - 1 full-time employee
  • Total number (absolute and full-time equivalent) of professional accredited counter fraud specialists - 1 (Chief Internal Auditor) – CIPFA Certificate in Investigative Practice
  • Total amount spent by Norfolk County Council on the investigation and prosecution of fraud – £0
  • Total number of fraud cases detected – 7