Discretionary help paying council tax
Discretionary awards (DA)
In some circumstances we may be able to offer short-term extra discretionary help towards your council tax.
All discretionary help is cash-limited and we cannot help everyone who applies. To be eligible to receive a payment, all applicants must currently be receiving housing benefit or council tax reduction – this does not include tax exemptions or discounts.
You may also qualify for discretionary help with your rent.
DA guidelines and application form