Council Tax charges 2018/19

It was agreed at a full council meeting on Tuesday 13 February 2018, to increase Council Tax levels for the financial year 2018/19 by 3 percent. The band D level of Council Tax is £1,185.68 for the year.

Your Council Tax bill includes charges for your water supply and waste water collection services from Scottish Water. Although we collect these charges on behalf of Scottish Water, we are not responsible for setting these charges. Scottish Water's charges will increase by 1.6 percent in 2018/19.If you would like more information about this, please contact Scottish Water.

A full list of bandings and values for East Lothian is shown in the table below:

Council Tax 2018-19 Charges
Band / Valuation range East Lothian 3% increase Council Tax Water charge Waste water charge Total charge
Band A
Up to £27,000
£23.03 £790.46 £134.94 £156.66 £1,082.06
Band B
£27,000 to £35,000
£26.86 £922.20 £157.43 £182.77 £1,262.40
Band C
£35,000 to £45,000
£30.70 £1,053.94 £179.91 £208.88 £1,442.74
Band D
£45,000 to £58,000
£34.53 £1,185.68 £202.41 £234.99 £1,623.08
Band E
£58,000 to £80,000
£45.38 £1,557.86 £247.39 £287.21 £2,092.46
Band F
£80,000 to £106,000
£56.11 £1,926.73 £292.37 £339.43 £2,558.53
Band G
£106,000 to £212,000
£67.63 £2,321.96 £337.35 £391.65 £3,050.96
Band H
Over £212,000
£84.61 £2,904.92 £404.82 £469.98 £3,779.72