Check how to apply to your local council and how you can challenge decisions.
What happens when you miss a council tax payment, and how to negotiate with your council to pay what you owe in smaller amounts
Explains the rules about students and council tax. Covers proving you are exempt, sharing accommodation with people who aren't students, time off between courses and problems affecting postgraduate students.
You might be able to get help with your living costs when you separate from your partner. Find out if you have a right to benefits or can get more.
Information on council tax including valuation bands, how to pay, arrears and the appeals system.
Reporting a change in your circumstances, for example if you're away from home. Find out what happens if you don't report a change.
Check if you can get a discount on your council tax bill or Council Tax Reduction if you’re on a low income.
Find out what extra help you can get for Council Tax, Road Tax bills or travel support such as a Blue Badge when you claim Personal Independence Allowance (PIP).
What you should do if you're volunteering while you're on benefits.
Check what help you can get if you can’t afford to pay bills like energy and council tax.
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