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Council Tax exemptions and discounts - occupied properties

In care, providing care and care leavers

Providing care

If you or someone in your household provides care for someone other than a spouse or a child you may be able to reduce your Council Tax bill by 25%, 50% or 100% depending on how many other adults live in the property.

Receiving care

If you or someone in your household has left the property to receive care for example, in a hospital or a care home for 6 weeks or more, you may be able to reduce your Council Tax bill by 25%, 50% or 100% depending on how many other adults live in the property.

Care leavers

If you or someone in your household is aged between 18 and 26 and were being looked after by a local authority on your/their 16th birthday or at any time after that, but are no longer being looked after by a local authority, you may be able to reduce your council Tax bill by 25%, 50% or 100% depending on how many other adults live in the property.

To apply for this discount, please use our online form

Council Tax and Benefits Call Centre

Address:

Benefits and Revenue Services
PO Box 3591,
Glasgow,
G73 9ED
Phone: 0303 123 1011
Email: Council Tax and Benefits Call Centre