Council Tax is a property based tax payable on domestic (residential) homes. It is a local tax set by councils to help pay for local services, such as schools, libraries, and rubbish collections. The amount you have to pay is based on the value of the property and who lives there.
Follow the links below for more information about Council Tax…
Sign up and try our new Ebilling pilot.
Once you’ve registered you’ll be able to view all your future Council Tax bills online, instead of receiving them through the post.
Easy online payments and other ways to pay your Council Tax bill.
How your Council Tax is worked out, valuation bands (including how to make a free appeal if you think your home is in the wrong band), completion notices and current charges.
Find out if you could reduce the amount of Council Tax you have to pay.
Use our online forms to let us know if you are moving into, within, or out of the B&NES area.
Full time students may be exempt from paying Council Tax – find out how to claim your exemption.
Advice if you are having trouble paying your Council Tax, and what happens if you’ve missed a payment.
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