COVID Vaccination Scam Alert - be aware!!
Eastleigh Borough Council has been made aware of a COVID 19 vaccination scam.
There have been reports of a new scam where a person receives a text saying they need to book a vaccination appointment and it takes them to a fake NHS form which then asks for their bank details to prove their identity.
Please be aware that the NHS will never ask for a person’s banking information so please do not provide any as it will be a scam.
The advice is simple, if you receive a text asking you for your bank details to book a vaccination appointment please delete it.
You can report any fraud online or on 0300 123 2040.
See further information on dealing with scams and fraud, or contact the consumer helpline telephone number via 0808 223 1133.