Other reductions

People living in certain hostels or night shelters

You may be able to get a reduction if:

  • your main home or only residence is in a dwelling (e.g short stay hostel or night shelter providing communal accommodation)

Members of religious communities

You may be able to get a reduction if:

  • you're a member of a religious community and you depend on the community for your material needs and have no personal income or capital

Members of visiting forces, international headquarters and defence organisations

You may be able to get a reduction if:

  • you're a member of a visiting force
  • you're a member, or dependant of a member of certain International Headquarters and Defence Organisations
  • you have diplomatic privileges and immunities

People living in the annexe of a property

You may be able to get a reduction if:

  • the annexe is occupied by a dependant relative. A 'dependant relative' is someone who is either:
    • over 65
    • severely mentally impaired
    • substantially and permanently disabled

If you need further information about these reductions, select 'other' in the online form below. Provide as much information as possible to help us answer your enquiry.

Council Tax enquiry form