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Council Tax

Disabled Person Reduction Scheme

If the house is the main home of a disabled person then council tax discounts may apply.

There must be at least one such person and the property must have one of the following:

  • A room which is not a bathroom, a kitchen or a toilet and which is used (whether for providing therapy or otherwise) by and is required for the needs of the disabled person
  • A bathroom or kitchen which is not the only bathroom or kitchen within the dwelling and which is required for meeting their needs; or 
  • Enough floor space for a wheelchair or to meet their needs.

 The person must be substantially and permanently disabled, either by illness, injury, congenital deformity or otherwise.

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Disabled Person Reduction Scheme - Printable version