Discounts and exemptions

Council tax discounts

You may be eligible to pay less council tax if:

  • Only one adult lives in a property
  • People who are disregarded for council tax are living in the property
  • The property is unoccupied, or
  • People with disabilities have had alterations made to the property to meet their special needs.

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Council tax exemptions

Property may be exempt from council tax if it is empty, or depending on the circumstances of the people living in the property.

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Council tax reduction

Council tax reduction (formally council tax benefit) is to help people who are on a low income to pay part or all of their council tax.

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Annexe exemption

You may be entitled to a 50% discount for an annexe that is occupied by a relative below 65 years of age. Register or log into your account for more information.