Council Tax Exemptions

Property Exemptions

Usually Council Tax must be paid for any property that is listed in the Council Tax valuation list. However in certain circumstances your property may be exempt. 

Property exemptions

Explanation of terms:

  • Empty - A property that is not anyone's main home and is substantially unfurnished
  • Unoccupied - A furnished property that is not anyone's main home
  • Occupied - A property that is lived in as someone's main home.

Certain properties are currently exempt from Council Tax. Please refer to the descriptions in this section, if you wish to make an application for an exemption please complete the relevant on-line form.

ID: 98, revised 01/08/2017