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Council Tax discounts and exemptions

You can apply for a discount, exemption or reduction on the amount of Council Tax that you pay, depending on your circumstances.

You should let us know if you have difficulty paying your Council Tax or if your circumstances have changed.

Council Tax discounts

You can apply for a 25% discount on Council Tax if you live alone or with disregarded persons.

Council Tax exemptions

Properties may be exempt from paying Council Tax in certain circumstances.

Council Tax disabled band reduction

Apply to have your Council Tax band reduced due to permanent disability.

Council Tax severe mental impairment

Information about council tax reductions if someone has a severe mental impairment

Council Tax for empty properties and empty homes premium

The Council Tax payable on an unoccupied property depends on the circumstances.

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