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Applying for Someone Else

If applying for a council tax discount/exemption for someone else, please see online applications below. Plus, further information on various discounts including eligibility, discount amount and payments.

Apply for Local Council Tax Support (LCTS) 

This discount is available for pension-age residents. For working-age residents please see Council Tax Reduction links below.

More information  - Council Tax Support Info

Apply here - Local Council Tax Support Application

Housing Benefit (Pension Age)

More information - Housing Benefit

Apply online - Housing Benefit Application (Pension Age)

Apply for Council Tax Reduction

More information - Council Tax Reduction Info

Apply here - Council Tax Reduction Application

Housing Benefit (Working Age)

More information - Housing Benefit

Apply online - Housing Benefit Application (Working Age)

Apply for a Council Tax Refund 

More information - Council Tax Refund Info

Apply here - Council Tax Refund

Single Person Discount

More information - Single Person Discount Info

Apply here - Single Person Discount Application

Apply for other discounts/exemptions

Use the form below for all other council tax discounts and exemptions, including:

  • Apprentice disregards/reductions 
  • Uninhabitable properties 
  • Empty and unfurnished properties 
  • Disability reductions

Find out more about any of the above - Council Tax Discounts/Exemptions Info

Apply for any of the above - Council Tax Discounts/Exemptions Application

Moving In 

Use the form below to tell us someone has moved into the borough and register for council tax. 

Tell us here - Moving In

Moving Out/Within the Borough

Use the form below to tell us someone is moving out of the borough and needs to stop paying council tax for a certain property.

Tell us here - Moving Out Form

Change your Payment Method 

Apply online here - Change Payment Method

General Council Tax 

Please use this form to load documents and information.

See here - Council Tax General Form


Applying for yourself? 

If you're applying for a council tax discount/expemption for yourself, please use e-Services. e-Services is an online account for individuals, which will update you as your application progresses. 

See more here - Council Tax Discounts/Exemptions