If you qualify for the Disability Reduction Scheme, the Council Tax you will be charged for your property will be in the Valuation Band below the one that your home is actually in.
This means that if your property is actually banded in Band C, then with the Disability Reduction you will be charged Council Tax at Band B. For Band A properties your Council Tax will be reduced by one sixth.
To qualify for Disability Reduction you must meet the following two conditions:
If you meet the above conditions and qualify for Disability Reduction you must complete an application form:
When we have received your form we will contact you to arrange a home visit. All of our staff carry identity cards, please check this before allowing them entry.
If our staff agree that you qualify, you will then receive a review form or home visit each year.