Coronavirus Fraud and Scams

Be aware of the increase in scams during this period.

Coronavirus scams

There have been many coronavirus scams, including:

  • doorstep scams – asking for money or to take your temperature
  • online scams – websites pretending to sell hand sanitiser and masks
  • phone or text scams – pretending to be from HMRC or the World Health Organisation (WHO)
  • scam emails – hackers sending emails that look like they’re giving information about coronavirus.

Click the link to Citizens Advice Pages.

Updated 30thApril