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2017 winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Government Counter Fraud Awards, announced at a gala ceremony in London on 21 September 2017.

These teams and individuals – and those shortlisted – represent the very best of the public sector’s efforts to tackle the growing threat of fraud, going above and beyond in order to find new ways to fight fraud and prevent the damage it causes.

Click on the headings below to find out who won. Their stories are inspiring and reflect the expertise, collaborative spirit and innovation of those working to protect public funds.

Outstanding Collaboration | The National Banking Protocol

Excellence in Fraud Prevention | HM Revenue & Customs’ The Alcohol Intelligence Coordination Centre

Excellence in Raising Fraud Awareness | HM Land Registry’s Counter Fraud Group

Outstanding Proactive Detection | Leeds City Council’s Internal Audit team

Government Counter Fraud Team of the Year | GIAA Counter Fraud and Investigation

Government Counter Fraud Professional of the Year | Nick Branigan from HM Revenue & Customs

Recognising excellence in counter fraud