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More discounts and exemptions

Other ways to get a Council Tax discount

Do I qualify?

You do not have to pay the full rate of Council Tax if you meet certain conditions.

The types of discount include:

  • Patients resident in hospital
  • People who are being looked after in care homes 
  • People who are severely mentally impaired 
  • 18 to 19 year olds who are at or have just left school
  • Apprentices
  • Care workers working for low pay, usually for charities 
  • People caring for someone with a disability who is not a spouse, partner or child
  • Members of visiting forces and certain international institutions
  • People in prison (except those in prison for on payment of Council Tax or a fine) 

What information do I need to complete this form?

To complete this form, you will need:

  • Your Council Tax reference number
  • Depending on the type of discount you are applying for, you may need to upload documents as evidence so that we can process your application

Apply for a Council Tax discount

Submitting your evidence

If you have been asked to provide evidence you can use the button below to submit this.

Submit your evidence