Apply for Council Tax Reduction if you're having difficulty paying
You may be able to claim Council Tax Reduction if you are on a low income or claiming benefits.
You’ll get a discount on your bill if you’re eligible.
You can also:
- see if you are eligible for a discount or exemption
- ask us if you can have longer to pay your Council Tax and pay your yearly bill over 12 months rather than 10
If you need more help
If you need more support, we may be able to make a one-off payment into your Council Tax account. This is known as discretionary help.
You can apply for discretionary help online.
Other Council Tax help and advice
If you are finding it difficult to pay your Council Tax, the Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space) can help you manage your debt and get more time to pay your bills.
Contact the Council Tax team
If you have a question about help to pay your Council Tax that is not answered on this page, you can contact us for help.