Please use our benefits calculator to see which benefits you may be entitled to before applying for council tax support. Council tax support is a means tested benefit. This means that your income and savings are taken into consideration when applying. To make a claim for council tax support, you will need to complete the following online application form. Apply for council tax support online If awarded, council tax support is paid directly to your council tax account. If you need to provide additional evidence to support your claim, you can send this to us online. If you have any questions about council tax support, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01730 234175.