Government Counter Fraud Awards Government Counter Fraud Awards Government Counter Fraud Awards


“If you are thinking about entering the awards this year, I’d encourage you to really go for it!” Louise Baxter, manager of the National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team, winners of the 2016 Excellence in Fraud Awareness Award

Below are the Government Counter Fraud Awards categories.

They are designed to showcase a broad range of counter fraud and anti-corruption cases, initiatives and projects.

Entries are open to UK public sector employees working in counter fraud. This includes any individual or team working in local government or in a central government agency or department.

Charities and private sector organisations can also be nominated but only for the ‘Outstanding Collaboration’ award and in conjunction with a public sector organisation.

If you are unsure which category best suits you or your team’s work, please contact Oliver Stopnitzky at

*** Entries for the 2017 Awards have now closed ***

Outstanding Collaboration

Innovative Approach to Sanctions and Redress

Excellence in Fraud Prevention

Excellence in Raising Fraud Awareness

Outstanding Proactive Detection

Government Counter Fraud Team of the Year

Outstanding Contribution to the Government Counter Fraud Profession

Recognising excellence in counter fraud