Council Tax Discounts

Your full council tax bill is based on at least two adults living in a property; however there are certain residents who are exempt from this. If there is only one person in the property liable to pay Council Tax the bill will be reduced by 25%. The following adults are not counted in the number of adults living at a property. Click on the following links to download the relevant application form or apply online where applicable.

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A single person discount is awarded where there is only one adult  over the age of 18 is resident.

If you think you may qualify contact council tax. If your circumstances change and you are no longer entitled to a discount you must inform us straight away to avoid facing a penalty.

Contact Information

For further information please contact:

The Council Tax Section
By telephone - (01495) 355212
By fax - (01495) 356132
By post - Council Tax Section, The General Offices, Steelworks Road, Ebbw Vale, Gwent NP23 6DN
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