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Find information about community support and our services during the coronavirus pandemic, on our information for residents pages, our information for businesses pages, and our community support hub page which has guidance to help coordinate community organisations.

See a summary of our Local Outbreak Control Plan and read our frequently asked questions. 

Council Tax Discounts/Exemptions

Reducing your Council Tax bill

Your Council Tax may be reduced in certain circumstances. We've provided a pdf icon Council Tax Guide [761kb], which details all discounts, reductions and exemptions that you might be eligible for. 

Further details may be found on the Gov.uk website.

If you're the only resident in a household over the age of 18, you can also Apply for a Single Person Council Tax Discount .

If a disabled person is resident in your home you may be able to pdf icon apply for a Council Tax Disabled Reduction [214kb].

All Council Tax discounts are reviewed on a regular basis. If you have a received a review letter asking to confirm your entitlement to a discount, please complete and return the letter as instructed. Failure to do so may result in the discount being cancelled.  

Most Council Tax discounts require documentary evidence. 
Please contact us for further information.

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