Are you a full time student getting ready for the new term?

Don't forget to apply for your Council Tax discount

To qualify as a student, you must either:

  • Study for 6 months for 21 hours per week in each academic year
  • Be a foreign language assistant working in a school or other educational establishment and be registered with the British Council
  • Be under 20 years old and studying for a non-advanced course for at least 12 hours a week for three months. Non-advanced courses include A levels, Highers and Level 3 SVQs.

Amount of discount

We may offer:

  • A 25% discount if all but one of the adults living in the property are students
  • A full exemption from paying Council Tax if the property is occupied solely by students

This discount reduces your Council Tax, water and sewerage charges.

Apply now