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Council Tax discounts and exemptions

Council tax reductions and exemptions

Council Tax Support (previously Council Tax benefit).

Check your account: your bill, payments and reductions.


Incorrect council tax band

Appeals against your banding.

Search for a property's band.


Change in your circumstances

If your circumstances change and you are no longer eligible for a discount, contact us within 21 days of the change.

If you do not tell us, this may lead to prosecution and a fine of up to £280.


Data protection

We will process your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.  The personal details provided by you may be shared with other departments in order to improve services to customers.

We will not pass your information on to third parties other than those with a legal entitlement to the information.

We are under a duty to protect the public funds we administer, and to this end may use the information collected for the prevention and detection of fraud.  We may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes.

We may use information obtained from Credit Referencing Agencies for the purpose of detecting fraud.

  • Modified: Feb 8, 2016 11:22:47 AM