A Patient in a Hospital or Home

If a member of your household is a patient in a Hospital, Residential, or Nursing Home, an exemption or discount may be applicable on your Council Tax.

To qualify for a reduction the patient must:

  • be resident in the Hospital, Residential or Nursing Home continuously for more than 6 weeks; or
  • their residence must be permanent.

If you feel that a person normally resident in the property may qualify for an exemption or discount, please ensure all sections of this form are completed in full. Ask the hospital or home to complete their relevant section.

To apply for an exemption or discount please complete the following form:

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

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