Council tax support

If you would like to apply for council tax support, please complete our online application form.

If you are on a low income you may able to get your council tax bill reduced. The amount of the reduction depends on your income and savings.

Here is some advice on council tax support:

There are also other council tax discounts you may be able to claim.

If you receive council tax support, you must tell as straight away if your situation changes. If you don’t, you may lose out on benefit or be paid too much and have to pay it back.

If you have any questions about council tax support, please email or phone 01730 234175.

Benefit calculator

Our benefit calculator will help you find out if you can claim council tax support. The calculator is free to use and the details you provide are anonymous.

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