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Victim of Fraud

Have you been a victim of fraud?stealing a credit card

If you think you have personally been a victim of fraud then this should be reported to Action Fraud External Hyperlink.

If the fraud involves use of your credit card,  then this should be reported to the card provider/bank in the first instance, who should then report it to Action Fraud External Hyperlink.

If the fraud involves a company operating in our local area then please contact:

Hampshire County Council Trading Standards External Hyperlink on 01962 833620 or email

If you are approached by someone purporting to be an employee of Fareham Borough Council we can check this out for you. Please contact our fraud hotline on 01329 824667.

Any other fraud

If your concern is about any other type of fraud, then please use our corporate fraud online form.  Alternatively you can contact our fraud hotline on 01329 824667 or email us at

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