Council Tax exemptions for annexes

Exemption for unoccupied annexes

An unoccupied annex qualifies for an exemption if it:

  • forms part of a single property or within the grounds of your home and
  • can't be let separately from the main house without breaking a planning restriction

Supporting documents

  • You will need to provide proof that the annex is empty.
  • After we have processed your application, we will contact you to arrange an inspection.


Apply for an unoccupied annex exemption

To apply you will need to:

  • Scan your supporting documents using either a scanner or taking a picture of it using your mobile phone.
  • Attach the image and answer all the questions on the evidence form.