Council Tax discount for nursing or care home patients

You will be eligible for Council Tax discount if you permanently live in one of the following:

  • residential care home
  • nursing home
  • mental care nursing home
  • high care hostel

Supporting documents

  • You will need to provide written confirmation of the admission date from the hospital or home to support your application.

Apply for a discount for nursing or care home patients

To apply for the discount you will need to:

  • Download and complete the application form
  • Scan the completed application form using either a scanner or taking a picture of it using your mobile phone.
  • Attach the image and answer the questions on the evidence form.