Carer Discount

If someone lives in your home as a carer to look after a household member you may be eligible for a reduction.

If the carer is full-time, they must satisfy the following conditions:

  • must be resident in the home where they are providing the care
  • must NOT be the spouse of the cared for person or the parent where the cared for person is under 18
  • must provide care for more than 35 hours per week
  • the cared for person must be in receipt of (or have an underlying entitlement to) one of the state benefits detailed in the application below.

To apply for a discount, please complete the form below:

Alternatively, contact your Council Tax Team on 03456 08 12 01 who will help with your enquiry.

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