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Council Tax penalties

From 3 June 2019, the Council Tax and Benefits team will apply a penalty of £70 for customers who fail to notify us of a change in their circumstances, which could affect entitlement to a reduction.

For further details, see Penalties.

Council Tax

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Paying your Council Tax

Choose the method of payment that suits you best

Charges and bands

The amount of Council Tax that you have to pay is determined by the 'banding' that's allocated to your property

Discounts and exemptions

If you think you may be eligible for any reductions please contact us to apply

Problems paying Council Tax?

We may be able to come to a payment arrangement that you will find easier to budget for


Information about Penalties

Who pays Council Tax?

The law defines who is responsible for paying the Council Tax of any property

Appealing your Council Tax Band

If you disagree with the band that has been applied to your property you may appeal to the Valuation Officer at the Inland Revenue

Council Tax Reduction

Find out about reductions to Council Tax including exemptions and discounts

Change of address

If you're moving please let us know by using our online form