Council Tax - exemptions and discounts (occupied properties)

Under 18 or over 18 but someone still receives Child Benefit

Under 18

If you or anyone else in your household is under 18 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.

Over 18

If someone in your household is over 18 but someone still receives Child Benefit for them you may be able to reduce your Council Tax bill by 25% or 50%.

You will be asked to provide evidence as part of your application. This can be a copy of your child benefit award letter or a bank statement showing the payments going into your account. You can upload a scan, PDF or photo of the document with your application. Please ensure that you have your evidence before starting this form and ensure that all the details can be seen clearly before uploading.