The NHSCFA's 2017-2020 strategy document "Leading the fight against NHS fraud" sets out our approach to fighting fraud and other economic crime affecting the NHS.

Business plan 2018-19

This document sets out the NHSCFA's organisational priorities and operational deliverables for the 2018-19 financial year.

Business plans from previous years

Annual report

The NHSCFA's first annual report provides an account of the organisation’s performance and use of resources from its establishment on 1 November 2017 to 31 March 2018.

Strategic intelligence assessment – 2016-17 data

The NHS Counter Fraud Authority (NHSCFA) assesses that during 2016-2017 fraud, bribery and corruption against the NHS costs the public purse over £1.29 billion. This document provides the detail of these estimated losses by thematic area of NHS spend.


Our brochure(updated October 2018) provides an introduction to the NHS Counter Fraud Authority, explaining our approach to tackling fraud and our priorities for 2017-2020.


Secretary of State directions underpinning our counter fraud work.

Corporate governance

In this section you can find a number of corporate policies and other documents that are part of the NHSCFA's corporate governance framework.