Council Tax Reduction

Your council tax may be reduced if you are on a low income or benefits.

Criteria

You may get a reduction if:

  • you are responsible for paying council tax

and

  • you have less than £16,000 in savings


More information

Council Tax Reduction is a means tested form of financial support to assist low income households to pay their Council Tax.

For more information or to apply please visit https://www.dumgal.gov.uk/article/15265/Council-tax-reductions-for-low-income-households or call 030 33 33 3006 and we will arrange to call you back to take you through the application.

During the current health emergency, nursery and school age children in households in receipt of Council Tax Reduction are eligible for Free School Meal Pick up/Delivery or a cash equivalent.  Further information on this and how to apply can be found https://supportdg.dumgal.gov.uk/CV19schoolmeals