Council Tax discount and exemptions for single persons and disregarded adults

Single person

If you are the only person that lives at the property, please apply for a single person discount.

What you will need to apply

Please have this information ready before applying:

  • date you became a single occupant
  • if applicable, the name/s and forwarding address/es for anyone 18 years old and over who has or have moved out

How to apply

Please login to your online Council Tax account to apply for this discount.

Login to your Council Tax account

What happens next?

Your submitted application form will be sent to our Council Tax team.

We will review your application and contact you. You should hear from us within 10 working days.

Tell us about a change that affects your Council Tax

It's important that you tell us about any household changes or circumstance changes that might affect your Council Tax payments or discounts.

How to tell us

Managing your Council Tax online

Many residents of the borough already manage their Council Tax online. When you register for your own free online account, you will be able to manage your account any time, any day, without the need to call us.

How to register and use