Visit our Benefits page if you wish to apply for Council Tax Support.
The Local Council Tax Support Scheme for residents is approved annually by full Council, this is normally done in January for the following financial year.
Pensioners - there is a national requirement that all pensioners are protected from any reductions and their Local Council Tax Support will be assessed under the same rules applied under Council Tax Benefit.
Working age – There are a number of protections. Where a customer falls into one of these groups they will be eligible for up to 100% Council Tax support, depending on their household income and circumstances. The protections are:
All other working age customers will be eligible for up to 95% Council Tax support, depending on their household income and circumstances.
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