Help to pay your Council Tax
Find out what help is available if you are struggling to pay your Council Tax.
Paying your Council Tax is as important as paying your rent or mortgage, fuel bills and child maintenance. We may take legal action if you do not pay your Council Tax so please do not ignore any reminders we send. If you ignore a reminder you will be sent a court summons and will have to pay additional costs.
Council Tax discretionary relief
If you are in severe financial difficulty we may be able to help with a discretionary reduction in your Council Tax.
You’ll need to print and complete the Council Tax discretionary relief application form[pdf] 258KB and then either post or email us a copy.