Council Tax discounts and exemptions

You might be entitled to a reduction in your Council Tax, or be exempt from paying Council Tax.

Overview

You might be entitled to a a reduction in your Council Tax, or be exempt from paying Council Tax.

You may not need to pay the full amount of Council Tax in the following situations:

  • You live on your own
  • You live with an adult (or adults) who aren't counted for the purpose of council tax
  • Nobody in your home is counted for the purposes of council tax
  • Your home (property) is exempt
  • Your home (property) has been modified for somebody with a disability
  • You're a care leaver (aged 25 or under)

For more information, please visit our who has to pay Council Tax page.