Council tax exemptions, discounts and landlord info

Exemptions

Check our criteria to see if an exemption may apply.

Students

Advice for full-time students if they live in a property entirely occupied by students.

People with disabilities

Reductions may apply for people with disabilities.

Newly built homes

Building regulations and setting completion dates for newly built homes.

Landlords and agents

Informing us about tenancy changes helps us to provide an efficient service.

Discounts and disregards

Find out if you can apply for a council tax discount.

Relatives and representatives

When a property owner dies, there are certain council tax exemptions that may apply.

Houses in multiple occupation

Has your property been built or adapted to house multiple individual tenants?

Self-contained units

Self-contained accommodation units have their own banding for council tax charges.

Empty properties

How to get a grant to bring your property back into use and report an empty property.