Decision details

Council Tax Review of Locally Defined Discounts and Premiums

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Local Discounts: The Council have devolved powers to make decisions on council tax discounts for certain dwellings such as second homes. The Council also has the power to charge an additional premium for properties that have been empty for than two years. This premium can increase for properties that have been empty for more than five years.




That the Council Tax Discounts and Premiums proposed in the appendix to the agenda report be applied for the 2021-2022 financial year.

Report author: Mr Paul Jobson

Publication date: 08/10/2020

Date of decision: 06/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 06/10/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/10/2020

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