Council Tax Discounts

Full time Students and student nurses

If you are a student you can be disregarded for council tax purposes providing you are:

  • Undertaking a full time course of further or higher education at a University, college or other educational establishment
  • The course must be of a least one year's duration and involve at least 21 hours of study per week for at least 24 weeks in the year
  • If you are under 20 years of age and attending a course which lasts more than 3 calendar months and involves at least 12 hours attendance per week between 8.00 am and 5.30 pm. The course must not be taken by correspondence or in consequence of a person's job and must not be a course of higher education.

Apply for a Student Discount


ID: 40, revised 09/09/2022