Decision details

Discretionary Council Tax Hardship Fund (Covid-19) Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To outline proposals for utilising Discretionary Council Tax Reduction funding provided to support Council Tax payers who are economically vulnerable as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.




1.    That the proposed Discretionary Council Tax Hardship Fund Policy for 2020/2021 be approved.


2.    That Cabinet allow for monthly review of this policy with any changes being agreed by the Director of Housing & Communities following consultation with the Cabinet Member for Finance, Corporate Services, Revenues, Benefits & Customer Services.

Report author: Mrs Marlene Rogers

Publication date: 09/07/2020

Date of decision: 07/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 07/07/2020 - Cabinet

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