Council Tax charges, discounts and exemptions for empty properties

Property is empty due to permanent hospital or care home residency

If the property is empty because the person(s) who lived there now permanently live in a hospital or care home, please complete the application form.

What you will need

You will be asked these details about the adult in care:

  • Care home or hospital name
  • Date of admission
  • Next of kin details

As part of the application we are required to write to the homes or hospitals mentioned in the application. Please complete the health authority consent form to give your consent.

Apply for a Council Tax exemption

Sending your discount or exemption application

We are in the process of changing all our forms into online forms. In the meantime, please download and complete the form you need, then send it to us.

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