This authority is under a duty to protect the public funds it administers and to this end may use the information you have provided on this form within this authority for the prevention and detection of fraud.
It may also share this information with other bodies administering public funds solely for these purposes.
We may also make searches of credit reference agencies who will supply us with information, including information from the Electoral Register, not only for identification purposes, but also in order to assist us to reduce the level of fraudulent applications for housing. They will record details of this search whether or not this enquiry proceeds. The searches will not be seen or used by lenders to assess your ability to obtain credit.
I understand that if I give false information (or withhold relevant information) in connection with this exchange, the council may take legal action to gain repossession of the property.
I declare that no payment has been made in connection with this proposed exchange.