Council Tax discounts and exemptions

If you are responsible for paying Council Tax you may be entitled to Second Adult reduction or Council Tax reduction.

Single occupier

Disability reduction

Hospital patient

Care / nursing home resident

Person in detention

Exempt dwellings

Full time students including apprentices, student nurses, youth training trainees and Child Benefit recipients

Members of religious communities



The following discount applications are only available for direct issue from the Discount Section. Please telephone 01422 393631 or email supplying your name and address, and the relevant application form will be issued to you.

  • People with a Severe Mental Impairment
  • Members of International Headquarters & Defence Organisations
  • Persons with a relevant association with a visiting force.