Find out how to pay your Council Tax, apply for discounts, register a change in your circumstances and more.
Local Council Tax Reduction helps people on a low income pay their Council Tax.
If you are having problems paying your council bills, you should let us know as soon as possible.
Find out about council tax, housing benefit, business rates, welfare reform and mobility travel passes.
If you are worried about debt or struggling to manage your finances, it can be difficult to know where to turn for help. In addition to the Council, there are various independent agencies and charities offering free, independent and confidential advice who may be able to help.
Council Tax assumes two adults (aged 18 and over) are living in your property but in some circumstances you may be entitled to a reduction.
To apply for a Council Tax discount because you are the only adult, over the age of 18 living in a property, you may be entitled to a 25% reduction...
The cost of your Council Tax depends on the band of your property and the number and circumstances of the adults that live there.
You can claim housing benefit and/or council tax reduction for a past period. This is called backdating.
If we pay you too much benefit, known as an overpayment, we will usually ask you to pay this back to us.