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Council Tax Support

About Council Tax Support

You could get Council Tax Support to help you pay your Council Tax if you’re on a low income.

You can claim Council Tax Support if you are aged 18 or over and you have to pay Council Tax on your home.

Anyone who is liable for Council Tax can claim Council Tax support.

Applying for Council Tax Support

Apply for Council Tax Support

How to make a claim for Council Tax Support and the information we need from you to apply.

Apply for Council Tax Support

Who can claim?

Find out if you are eligible to claim Council Tax Support.

Who can claim?

How much will I receive?

Find out how much Council Tax Support you may receive.

How much will I receive?

Appeal a decision

You can appeal against a decision, or if you think your benefit is wrong.

Appeal a decision

Sign up for email notifications

E-notifications for Council Tax Support

Receive email updates about your Council Tax Support by registering for e-notifications. Receiving notifications by email helps you save time, helps us to save on postage costs and reduces our impact on the environment.

Sign up for e-notifications for Council Tax Support

Your claim

Tell us about a change

Tell us if your address or your circumstances have changed.

Tell us about a change

Backdated benefits

Find out if you can have your claim backdated.

Backdated benefits

Other help with costs

Extended payments

Extra help for up to four weeks if you come off certain employment related benefits.

Extended payments

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