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Discounts & exemptions

Reducing how much Council Tax you need to pay

The amount of Council Tax to be paid can be reduced by certain discounts, exemptions & benefits.


Discounts on Council Tax may be granted for single persons and where residents are disregarded.

Disabled Residents Relief

You may get a reduction on your Council Tax if a resident (adult or child) at the property is disabled.

Exemption classes

Some dwellings are exempt from Council Tax. These are listed by class.Exemption classes

Disregard categories

"Disregarded" means that we do not count you when we work out the number of people living in a property when calculating Council Tax.