Property Undergoing Major Repair

When a property is unoccupied and is undergoing major repair work to render it habitable and/or is undergoing (or has undergone) structural alteration it may be exempt from Council Tax for a period up to 12 months from the last date of occupation, provided that the last date of occupation was for a period of 3 months or more.

Exemption can only be awarded from the date the repairs and/or structural alterations commenced.

Also, where following a sale of a property, it is unoccupied and is undergoing or requires major work to render it habitable a 50% discount for a period of up to 6 months may be applicable.

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.

Help us improve