Council Tax - support

What is Council Tax Support (CTS)?

Council Tax Support helps people who have a low income, or no income, to pay their Council Tax. 

How do I claim Council Tax Support?

All claims for Council Tax Support - for those at working age and pensioners - are made online on the Derby Direct to You website.

Changes to the Council Tax Support Scheme from 1 April 2018

Details of the Council Tax Support Scheme for Derby from 1 April 2018 are below.  This Scheme is only for those at working age; it does not affect pensioners.

If you are affected by the changes, confidential help, support and advice is available from: 

If you are in hardship, you can also apply for Council Tax Hardship assistance by using the Single Discretionary Award Scheme.

Further Information and Advice 

For more information about Council Tax Support see our Frequently Asked Questions.

Council Tax Support 2018/19

Council Tax Support 2017/18

Council Tax Support 2016/17

Council Tax Support 2015/16

Council Tax Support 2014/15

Council Tax Support 2013/14

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