Council tax information
The Council Tax is a local tax set by local Councils to help pay for local services. It is one way in which the Council raises money to pay for the services it provides.
Council tax is payable on domestic dwellings and is charged by the local authority to pay for the services it provides. The council tax band charges are published each year together with information on how they are assessed, eligibility, how to pay etc.
Depending on your circumstances status discounts can also apply, which will reduce the amount you pay. Please refer to Council tax liability for more information. All the information relating to how your bill is calculated and how the money is used is sent with your bill. Information on how to appeal is available if you think your council tax bill is incorrect.