Council Tax - Carer Discount Application
To qualify for a discount the carer must:
a) Be resident in the same dwelling as the person receiving care
b) Provide care for an average of 35 hours per week
c) Provide care for a person who is entitled to one of the following benefits
- any rate of attendance allowance
- the highest or middle rate care component of a disability living allowance.
- disablement pension increment due to constant attendance need
- constant attendance allowance increment
Please note that the carer does not qualify for a discount if the person that they are caring for is their spouse, partner, or their child under 18.