Single Occupancy

A 25% discount may be granted if:

  • there is only one adult resident in the property
  • there are two (or more) adult residents and all but one qualifies to be disregarded (see below).

Online Single Occupancy Review

We have recently completed a review of all customers that received Single Person Occupancy Discount. If you did not respond by 14 May 2019 your discount will have been removed and you will be receiving amended Council Tax bills reflecting your increased charge. If you have forgotten to respond but would like to advise us that you still live alone please call Customer Advice and Support Service on 0300 100 1800. 

Disregarded Discounts

A 50% discount may be granted if:

  • each of the residents qualify to be disregarded.

Definition of “disregarded”

Disregarded people do not count towards the number of occupiers in your property. When we work out your Council Tax, it is based on the number of non-disregarded occupiers.

Reasons for Disregard

The following people qualify to be disregarded when counting the number of adult residents:

If you think you are entitled to a Council Tax Discount or Disregard fill in the application form and return it to us.

Download - Council Tax Discount Application Form