BFI

(redirected from Benefit Fraud Inspectorate)
AcronymDefinition
BFIBritish Film Institute
BFIBuckminster Fuller Institute
BFIBureau of Financial Institutions
BFIBenefit Fraud Inspectorate
BFIBytes from Index
BFIBlack Forest Inn (various locations)
BFIBaltic Freight Index (shipping)
BFIBrowning-Ferris Industries, Inc.
BFIBanque de Financement et d'Investissement (French: Corporate and Investment Banking)
BFIBrute Force and Ignorance
BFIBody Fat Index
BFIBasic Flight Instructor (aviation)
BFIBlack Frame Insertion
BFIBig Freeport Indian (statue; Freeport, ME)
BFIBody Frame Integral (aviation engineering)
BFIBrighter Futures Initiative
BFIBioingeniørfaglig Institutt (Norwegian Institute of Biomedical Science)
BFIBusiness Facility International (France)
BFIBassett Furniture Industries, Inc.
BFIBusiness Fixed Investment
BFIBad Frame Indicator (3GPP)
BFIBitcoin Foundation Italia
BFIBulk Fuel Installation
BFIBattle Force Interoperability
BFIBlown Fuse Indicator
BFIBourgogne Formation Incendie (French: Burgundy Fire Training; Burgandy, France)
BFIBilateral Finance Institution
BFIBefore Flight Inspection
BFIBreak Free Industries
BFIBattalion Formal Inspection (JROTC)
BFIBasic Flight Instrument
BFIBad Frame Interpolation (Algorithm)
BFIBearing Frequency Indicator
BFIBrain Functional Imaging
BFIBottom Fitting Insert
BFIBattle Field Interdiction
BFIBranch Fan-In
BFIBroadcasting Foundation, Inc.
BFISeattle, WA, USA - Boeing Field/King County International Airport (Airport Code)
References in periodicals archive ?
The Benefit Fraud Inspectorate carries out these assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions and inspects social security benefit administration and counter-fraud activity in local authorities and the department's benefit paying services.
ALMOST 25% of households in Wansbeck are claiming housing benefits, according to the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate.
The Benefit Fraud Inspectorate recommended council managers get a better grasp on the information collected during anti-fraud investigations.
Criticising the team in a report, the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate said the department had failed to meet seven standards of strategic management, customer services, processing claims, working with landlords, internal security, counter fraud and overpayments, following a summer inspection.
The Benefit Fraud Inspectorate found inaccuracies in nine out of every 10 new claims processed by Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council and criticised a 'poor record in recovering over payments'.
Weaknesses were highlighted in a report released on Thursday, following a visit by the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate in March.
For the past four years the auditors have criticised the running of the housing benefits and council tax office, which was the subject of a damning report by the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate yesterday.
The report is published after a year-long round of inspections which involved the school inspectorate Ofsted, the Social Services Inspectorate, the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate and the Government.
A report by the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate attacked the council's "inconsistent and ineffective work practices" which were hampering the fight against fraud.
But the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate did say the council was improving
The local authority is the only one in the region to be inspected by the Department for Work and Pensions' Benefit Fraud Inspectorate (BFI) after prosecuting just one benefit cheat last year.
The five-man team from the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate is due to report within weeks after spending a month investigating the delays.