Severe mental impairment
Last updated 5 September 2019
You will not pay Council Tax on your property if everyone over the age of 18 in the property is severely mentally impaired. This includes people who've been diagnosed as suffering with severe and long term mental health issues including Alzheimer's, dementia and stroke.
You may be able to get a 25% Council Tax reduction if one person over the age of 18 in the property is not severely mentally impaired.
To get a reduction:
- the person must have a severe mental impairment as confirmed by their doctor
- the person must be entitled to certain benefits