Council Tax charges

Council tax is the way you help pay for local services we provide. Each council sets the level of council tax in its own area but the amount you pay depends on the value of your property.

Our council tax summary explains how council tax is calculated and how it is spent.

Empty properties

If you own an empty property, please see our information about discounts and charges.


Are you struggling to pay your Council Tax?

If you are worried about paying your Council Tax bill we may be able to reduce it. Many people do not know about these benefits while others think that they will not be entitled because they have a retirement pension and a few savings.

View discounts and exemptions