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Council Tax Support

Council Tax Support replaced Council Tax Benefit from 1 April 2013. 

Council Tax Support is a discount to help people who are unemployed or on a low income to pay their Council Tax.

Apply for  Support

How to apply for Council Tax Support

Who can get it?

If you pay Council Tax, live at the property and if you have a low income

How much can I get?

Find out how much help you could get with your Council Tax

Proof for your application

Upload proof to support your application using our online form

Circumstances change

You must tell us about any changes in your circumstances

If you move home

You must tell us within 21 days if you move home

Going away from home?

Let us know if you're going away from home for more than four weeks


If you disagree with our decision, you can ask us to look at it again

Report fraud

Report fraud directly to the Department for Work and Pensions

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