Please be aware of a potential scam that we have been notified about.

We have been made aware of a company that go by the name ’60 Second Challenge’ visiting homes claiming to be doing a gas and electrical check on behalf of Manchester city Council. 

Please be aware that employees of Manchester City Council or One Manchester will always have ID and will contact you before an appointment. 

If you have been contacted and are unsure or suspicious if this is a legitimate call, please call us or Manchester City Council before allowing access into your home or giving away any information. 

You can contact us on 0330 355 1000 to speak to our Customer Service team. 

If you're still not confident about spotting potential scams, take a look at the Money Helper website and their Beginners Guide To Scams.  We've provided examples of other types of scams to be aware of.