Council Tax: moving home

Changing address (moving into, out of or within Northampton)

Not sure if Northampton is your local authority?

You can find out which local authority you need to contact by searching on the Gov.uk website.

Find your local authority (Gov.uk website link)

Moving into Northampton

If you did not previously live in Northampton, and have moved into the area (or are moving into Northampton from another area in the next 31 days), please complete our online form below to tell us.

Also use this from if you were previously living in Northampton but not responsible to pay the Council Tax (e.g. living with parents or in a shared house)

Tell us that you are moving into Northampton

Moving out of Northampton

If you have been paying Council Tax in Northampton and have moved out of the area (or will being moving out in the next 31 days), please complete our moving out online form to tell us.

Also use this form if you are paying Council Tax in Northampton and moving to another address in Northampton where you will not be responsible for paying the Council Tax (e.g. moving in with family or joining an existing household)

Tell us that you are moving out of Northampton

Moving within Northampton

If you are paying Council Tax in Northampton and will move to another address in Northampton within the next 31 days, where you are also due to pay the Council Tax, please tell us using our moving within Northampton online form.

Tell us that you are moving to a new address within Northampton

Register to vote

If you change address, you need to make sure you are on the register of electors at your new home, or you may not be able to vote in the future. It is also a legal requirement to register to vote.

You can register to vote online by visiting the GOV.UK website through the link below and completing the online registration process.

Register to vote online (Gov.uk website)

You will be asked to fill in your name, address, date of birth and a few other details.

If you cannot use the online form, please contact the Elections Team and we will be able to help you register:

Elections Team

The Guildhall

St Giles Square

Northampton

NN1 1DE

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 0300 330 7000