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Single Person Discount (SPD)

If you are the only person over 18 years old who lives in your home, you may be entitled to a discount of 25 percent.

Apply for Single Person Discount (SPD)

Your full Council Tax bill is based on at least two adults living in a property.

If you are the only person over 18 years old who lives in your home, you may be entitled to a discount of 25 percent

If someone has passed away

Please use the form below to let us know. If you are now the only adult living in the property you will be entitled to a 25% discount.

Tell us about a change

If you no longer qualify for a single person discount you need to let us know.

Checks on households claiming SPD

We are currently carrying out residency checks using data matching technology to validate legitimate SPD claims. Any discounts that are being claimed in error, or fraudulently, will be identified and removed.

If you don't tell us about a change, you may have to pay a fine of £70.