Council tax discounts and exemptions

Council Tax discounts and exemptions

Below is a list of all the available discounts and exemptions. If you apply for one of them you must continue to pay your current bill until the decision for your application is confirmed.

Discounts and exemptions for occupied properties

Discounts and exemptions are available for occupants who are:

Discounts and exemptions for unoccupied properties

Discounts and exemptions are available if a property is unoccupied because the former occupant is:

Exemptions are also available for empty property that is:

In most other circumstances the full council tax bill must be paid. Long term empty properties may be charged an Empty Property Premium.

Households on low incomes or benefits

If you are on a low income or receive benefits you may qualify for council tax support.