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People who aren't counted for council tax

Council tax is based on the number of people living in a property. If you're 'disregarded' this means that we don't count you. If you live with someone who isn't counted it may mean that you get a discount on your bill.

People who aren't counted include:

Apply for a discount

The best way to apply for a discount, is to open an account with us. Once you have an account, you'll be able to track the progress of your application, and receive e-mail updates along the way. You'll also be able to view your council tax account online. If you already have an account with us, you can sign in using the button below too.

To continue without an account, click on the link below. Please note that you will not be able to track the progress of your request if you apply in this way.

If you are on a low income, claim certain types of benefits or are unable to work, you may be able to claim Council Tax Reduction.

Use our online benefits calculator to see if you are eligible to claim.