Report a scam

Report a scam to (external link) or 0508 638 723. They will direct you to the organisation best able to investigate or advise you on various types of scams or frauds.

Find out about staying safe and secure online, protecting personal information, dealing with cyberbullying and spam, avoiding scams and identity theft both online and offline.

  • Scamwatch

    Scammers target lots of people, often for small amounts of money. Most scams come from overseas. But they may pretend to be locally based, from a reputable company, bank or...
  • Identity theft and personal fraud

    How to spot and avoid identity theft and personal fraud, and what to do if your personal details have been stolen and used fraudulently.
  • Staying private and secure online

    How to protect yourself online and common online scams.
  • Spam and cyber bullying

    Your rights with spam and cyber bullying, and how to remove harmful content that affects you or your family online.
  • Scam alerts

    Keep up to date with Scam alerts