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Older person's discount

If you are state pension age or older, you may be eligible for £100 off your council tax bill. This is known as the older person's discount.

It is worth up to £100 a year off your bill, or if your bill is under £100 it will cover the total of your bill.

To qualify:

  • you must be liable for council tax on 1 April of the year you are applying for
  • you must be state pension age or over
  • you must be living in the property and this property must be your main or only home.

How to apply

Please complete the council tax contact form, and in the enquiry box mention you would like to apply for an older person's discount.

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