Issue details

Council Tax Discounts Review

The Council tax discount scheme includes provision for reductions in liability for properties which are unoccupied. The discount awarded is a local decision , reducing the level of discount would increase income.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/09/2018

Decision due: 2 Oct 2018 by Cabinet

Decision due: 18 Oct 2018 by Council Meeting

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Reform & Governance

Lead director:

Department: Corporate and Support Services

Contact: Alison Blount, Corporate and Support Services Email: Tel: 0161 474 5107.

Consultation process

Although not a legal requirement consultation will be carried out with Council Tax payers and stakeholders such as social landlords.

Forward Plan Reference: R&G18

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: EIA will be carried out

Relevant Scrutiny Committee for the purpose of call-in: Corporate, Resource Management & Governance


Agenda items


  • Council Tax Discounts Review