Council Tax

Paying council tax

Council tax is paid by every home and helps to pay for essential services like schools and emergency services. It is billed yearly, but payments are spread over ten months. This can, on request, be spread over 12 months. Paying council tax.

Discounts and exemptions

You may be entitled to discounts on your council tax bill, or may not have to pay council tax, depending on your circumstances. Discounts and exemptions.

Council tax reductions

If you or your partner are on a low income, you may be entitled to a reduction in the amount of council tax that you need to pay. For pensioners, support will be very similar to Council Tax Benefit but if you are working age you will have to pay at least 20% of your bill. Council tax reductions.