Council Tax Reduction

Who can apply for Council Tax Reduction?

You can apply for a council tax reduction whether you are unemployed or working however, if you have savings of £16000 or more you will not normally be entitled to a reduction

To apply for Council Tax Reduction you must be a person whose name is on the Council Tax bill.

You may qualify if you are:

  • On Income Support, Jobseeker's Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance or Universal Credit
  • On Pension Credit, Guarantee Credit or Savings Credit
  • Working and on low pay (including people who are self-employed)
  • On a low income. 




ID: 123, revised 11/01/2023