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Council tax discounts/disregards

Apprentices and youth training trainees

An apprentice is a person who:

  • is undertaking a programme of training leading to a qualification accredited by the National Council for Vocational Qualification for the purpose of learning a trade, business, profession, office, employment or vocation, and must not earn more than £195 (gross) per week

A Youth Training Trainee is a person under 25 who:

  • is undertaking a training course under Section 2 of the Employment and Training Act 1973 which is approved for the purposes of Section 28 of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992

To apply for this discount, download an application form.

Last updated Monday, 1st February 2016

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