Warning over Council phone scam offering refund
South Kesteven District Council are warning residents to be on their guard against a phone scam.
It has been reported that people are being contacted on the phone by someone claiming to be from the council regarding an accounting error resulting in a "refund".
SKDC said: "They then ask for bank/card details for a fast payment.
"This is a scam and SKDC would never ask for bank or card details over the phone."