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Tenancy fraud

There are lots of people in need of safe, secure, affordable housing in Bedford Borough. If we can deal with tenancy fraud issues, we can make sure that the people who need these homes get them and the people who are abusing the system are stopped.

Report tenancy fraud

You can report suspected tenancy fraud to us using the online form below. You do not have to give your name and all information is treated in strict confidence.

Report tenancy fraud

Social housing fraud issues

  • some people are lying to get social housing that they are not entitled to
  • some tenants are subletting their homes to make themselves richer
  • social housing properties are being left empty

By dealing with tenancy fraud within Bedford Borough we aim to recover properties that have been obtained falsely, are being sublet or where tenants are breaching their tenancy conditions. These homes will then be made available to people of Bedford who are in need safe, secure and affordable housing.