The Council Tax Reduction scheme replaces the previous Council Tax Benefit scheme.
To apply for Council Tax Reduction you must be a person whose name is on the Council Tax bill.
You may qualify if you are:
Depending on the household income and savings:
You must apply directly to us. You can only get Council Tax Reduction from the date we receive your application
You need to tell us straight away if you are receiving a Council Tax Reduction and you have a change in circumstances.
We are unable to offer backdated support, entitlement to Council Tax Reduction will only begin from the day we actually receive a valid claim.
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