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Band reduction for the disabled

If you or somebody you live with is disabled, you may be entitled to a reduction in your council tax. If a reduction is granted your council tax bill will be reduced to match that of a property one band lower.

Do I qualify?

To qualify for the band reduction the property must provide one or more of the following features essential to the well-being of the disabled person:

  • a room, but not a bathroom, kitchen or lavatory, which is mainly required for meeting the disabled person’s needs, and is directly linked with the disabled persons disability, for example a room used especially for kidney dialysis treatment
  • an additional bathroom or additional kitchen for meeting the needs of the disabled person
  • sufficient floor space for a disabled person who has to use a wheelchair around the home

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