The next steps to take if you are concerned that you may have been scammed.
NetSafe(external link) if you have been the victim of any sort of scam. They will direct you to the organisation best able to investigate or advise you on various types of scams or frauds.
If you are in danger or a crime is being committed, call 111 or visit your nearest Police Station(external link).
Netsafe is an independent non-profit organisation. Their purpose is to promote confident, safe, and responsible use of online technologies.
Generally Netsafe handle reports about:
However, they will also be able to give advice on other scams such as postal, telephone or letter scams.
Keep up-to-date with the latest scam alerts.
Provides information on online safety for a variety of audiences and allows people to report scams through their website.
Provides information on the Harmful Digital Communications Act including the provisions of the Act and Safe Harbour provisions.
Visit the website(external link)
Phone: 04 918 8800 (General Inquiries)
Provides information on compliance obligations for those working in the financial sector and how to make a compliant if a business has breached the legislation they enforce.
Find details for your local Police station.