Council tax reduction claims and appeals
Council tax reduction may be backdated up to 3 months from the date of the original claim.
Council tax reductions may be claimed if you are absent from home for between 13 to 52 weeks.
All applications for council tax reduction must be made on the council tax reduction claim form.
A CTR can be claimed by someone living with a person who is disregarded for council tax, such as a student.
Appeal in writing against a council tax reduction decision.
Appeal against your housing benefit and / or council tax reduction decision
If you have been awarded too greater a reduction in your council tax we will write to you telling you the reasons.