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Council Tax Support Scheme 2022

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We want to get your views on the proposed changes to our Council Tax Support Scheme for 2022.

We are consulting on changes to our Council Tax support scheme for 2022/2023; in particular, the following aspects of it: 
  1. Simplifying the application process.
  2. Increasing the support available. 
  3. Removing 'non-dependant charges'. 
  4. Reducing the 'earning disregard' for lone parents.  
  5. Removing the 'childcare costs disregards'.

You can read more information about this in our 'Council tax support summary document 2022' - see 'Related documents' at the bottom of this page.
More information about this can be found online here:

Please give us your views on these proposals by completing the survey below before 12 December 2021. You can also email us at:
If you require any of this information in an alternative format, such as large print, please contact us by email at:, or call us at: 0191 277 8879.


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