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Council Tax

Council Tax top tasks

Not sure where to start with Council Tax? The top tasks will help you find what you're looking for.

How to pay Council Tax

There are a range of ways to pay your Council Tax. The easiest way is by setting up a Direct Debit.

Council Tax charges

Your Council Tax helps to pay for the services we provide. Find out how much you need to pay.

Council Tax discounts

Some people - including students and people with disabilities - are eligible for a Council Tax discount.

Council Tax exemptions

Some buildings are exempt from Council Tax, which means the property owner has nothing to pay.

Struggling to pay?

Find out what help is available if you're struggling to pay your Council Tax bill.

Contacting us about your Council Tax

The easiest way to contact us is online, as our phone lines are always very busy.

Failing to pay your Council Tax

It's important to pay your Council Tax when it's due. Find out what happens if you do not pay.

Change of address or circumstances

You'll need to let us know if you move house, or if your circumstances change.

Council Tax FAQs - billing and discounts

Common questions about Council Tax bills and discounts on your Council Tax bill.

Council Tax FAQs - payments and recovery

Common questions about paying your Council Tax, and what happens if you do not pay.

Your Council Tax bill explained

Find out about the different parts of your Council Tax bill and what they mean.

Council Tax account

Use your Council Tax account to check your balance, set up a Direct Debit, apply for discounts, and more.