If someone living with you is certified as being severely mentally impaired, you may be eligible for a discount for Council Tax.
If the person is severely mentally impaired and there are no other adults living with you, you can apply for a 25% discount in your Council Tax. This could apply where someone has dementia, including Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease.
If someone lives alone, or if everyone living in a property is certified as being severely mentally impaired, you can apply on their behalf for an exemption from paying Council Tax.
To get this discount or exemption, the person must be entitled to one of the following benefits:
You can apply for this discount using the application form below to provide evidence of the benefits received.
Submit the completed form to us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to:
Revenues and Benefits Service
Once we receive your application, we will need to get the person's doctor to certify the application using the link below.
Find out more about other Council Tax discounts and exemptions.