Payments have been made to all eligible households and the main scheme closed on 30 September 2022.
Who is eligible?
Households in Council Tax bands A to D will receive the £150 rebate. You can find your band on your Council Tax bill or on the Government website.
You must be the Council Tax bill payer on 1 April 2022.
Second homes and empty properties will not benefit.
What if my household isn't eligible?
We've received £43,050 to support vulnerable households.
Government has not specified how this money should be distributed, which gives us discretion on how this will be allocated.
Awards will be made to the following:
- households in receipt of local Council Tax support living in properties valued in Bands E to H - a payment of £150
- households with a severely mentally impaired resident(s) living in properties valued in Bands E to H - a payment of £150
- households with a disabled band reduction living in properties values in Bands E to H - a payment of £150
- a top-up payment to households in receipt of local Council Tax support living in properties valued in Bands A to D - a payment of £20
A small number of households who can demonstrate that they're suffering from severe financial hardship or have extenuating circumstances, that do not fall within any of the above groups, and have not received a payment already can apply for a payment:
All payments for discretionary support must be paid by 30 November 2022