Council Tax and Benefits
Council Tax is charged on every home and is collected by local authorities to pay for local services.
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Upload evidence Upload evidence for Council Tax, Housing Benefit, Local Council Tax Support, Gateway to Homechoice and Housing Options Team. You will need to provide your reference number. Pay Council Tax by direct debit or online Set up or amend a direct debit or make an online payment. Register for Council Tax and Change of Address If you are moving to, moving within or moving out of Colchester Borough, we need to know. If you are a Landlord/Agent, tell us about a tenant that is moving. Housing Benefit & Local Council Tax Support Claim, Report a change, Welfare Reform, Information for Landlords, Fraud and other benefits. Discounts and Exemptions Find out about student, single person and disability reduction as well as exempt/empty properties and disregarded persons. Other Benefits You may be missing out on financial help that you are entitled to through welfare benefits. Council Tax bandings and how much you pay View your property's Council Tax banding and view your Council Tax account details online. Council Tax - Help and Support View information on debt and money advice. What to do if you receive a Council Tax Reminder or a Summons Notice, What you must do if your Council Tax has been passed to Enforcement Agents. Council Tax Frequently Asked Questions and Contact Us Frequently asked questions about Council Tax