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Housing Fraud Training Workshop – TEICCAF – Manchester

28/08/2017 @ 08:00 - 17:00

Course Title

Housing Fraud


Half Day



Session 3hrs - Exact times TBC

If you work in the social housing sector you know how important it is to make sure that the right people are getting the housing they need.  With £900m lost to the social housing sector in the last year, unlawful subletting and abuse of housing is a problem that needs to be dealt with, so you need to know what you can do to combat it.

Attend this course to gain an understanding of the fraud that exists in the housing sector and to find out how you can help prevent and detect it in the system.



Know what types of fraud exist in social housing and what the law says about housing fraud.

P  Types of housing fraud

P  Unlawful subletting

P  Right to buy fraud

P  Housing offences

P  The cost and impact of fraud

Understand the powers available to investigate and prevent potential abuses, and the criminal offences and civil remedies which are available to deal with fraud.

P  Powers under the POSHF Act

P  Data Protection Act

P  Local Government Act

P  Offences (General criminal law and specific housing offences)

P  Working for Registered Social Landlords


Housing Fraud Training Workshop – TEICCAF – Manchester


08:00 - 17:00
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Carrington Business Park
M31 4DD