What You Need To Know About Fraud Charges and Social Assistance

This fact sheet explains the serious consequences of being convicted of welfare fraud (either a ban from receiving welfare for one or two years, or even a ban for life). Only available online.

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welfare, social assistance, welfare fraud, fraud charges