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About Us

We stop people taking money from the NHS, so that it gets to the patients who need it

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We deliver a programme of counter fraud initiatives and fraud awareness campaigns to promote a proactive anti-fraud culture

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We collaborate on a range of initiatives that centre on the analysis, prioritisation and progression of fraud related allegations

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We carry out enquiries into fraud related allegations where public sector monies are involved


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Report a Fraud

Call 08000 15 16 28, a confidential fraud reporting hotline, or use the online reporting facility, powered and hosted by Crimestoppers.

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The NHS Credit Union was founded in 1998. It provides cover to all NHS employees and their families in Scotland. CFS supports the aims and objectives of the Credit Union. Additional information about the help and services they can offer is available at their website.

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Welcome to the Counter Fraud Services Website

Together we can stamp out fraud

Counter Fraud Services (CFS) was established in July 2000.

Our role is to provide NHSScotland with a comprehensive counter fraud service through the prevention, detection and investigation of fraud, embezzlement, theft, corruption and other irregularities against NHSScotland.

Working in partnership with all of the NHS in Scotland, our ultimate aim is to support and improve services, ensuring that money is deployed for the public good, in the effective delivery of frontline care, as the people of Scotland rightly expect.

Report Fraud

There are three options to report fraud:

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Call the Fraud Hotline on Phone

08000 15 16 28


Write to us at: Counter Fraud Services,
3 Bain Square, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 7DQ

The online reporting form and hotline are hosted by and powered by
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All information provided will be treated in strictest confidence.