The council tax payable could be reduced if one of the residents is employed to provide care to the other household member.
To be eligible you must:
Be resident in the same dwelling as the person receiving the care
Provide care for an average of 35 hours per week
Provide care for a person who is entitled to one of the following benefits
Must not be caring for a spouse or partner, or, a son or daughter who is under 18 years old
The person being cared for must also get one of these benefits:
The person liable for the Council Tax must complete the application. Evidence of the entitlement to the allowance/pension should be forwarded with this application.
To apply please complete the following form:
Alternatively, download thePDF version.