Council Tax Reduction

Council Tax Reduction Scheme

This is a reduction in your Council Tax bill. If you have a low income from either your earnings or benefits, you can apply for a Council Tax Reduction. You can apply whether you own your own home or are renting. Even if you are receiving Universal Credit you must apply for Council Tax Reduction via the Council.

The Council's Council Tax Reduction Scheme

Who can apply for Council Tax Reduction?

To apply for Council Tax Reduction

  • you must be the person whose name is on the bill
  • you are on a low income whether you are receiving benefits or not
  • your total savings and Capital is less than £16,000

Visit the Anglia Revenues Partnership for a full list of who is eligible.

How to apply for Council Tax Reduction