If only one adult lives in a house and it is their sole or main residence, both the council tax charge and the water and sewerage charge may be reduced by 25%.
Please be aware that the Council Tax team is extremely busy at present and we are dealing with a very high volume of enquiries from customers.
Please complete the online form with as much detail as possible and we will get back to you as soon as we can. It is currently taking around 6 weeks to process enquiries. We appreciate you may be anxious to receive a response, but please bear with us and try to avoid contacting the team to ask for a progress update if possible, as this generates additional work.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to resume normal service as soon as possible.
The Council has a duty to protect the public funds it administers and can verify that the information you have provided is true and correct. Information may be shared with third parties in order to validate your application. If you would like to know more about this, please select the following link:
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