Tell us about a change

To follow any changes to this service, visit the Council Service Updates page.

Tell us as soon as possible that your household or circumstances have changed, or you have moved house.

Beware of Council Tax refund scams. We will never contact you via email or text message about a refund.

Any change of circumstances, which may affect your liability in relation to Council Tax must be notified to us within 21 days.  You can tell us about a change in your circumstances or apply for a discount or exemption by completing one of our online forms.

If you do not know your Council Tax Account Reference number, you can still complete the forms, leaving the Account Reference number question blank.

Please select the relevant form below.

If the change in your circumstances is relating to a change of address, or you wish to apply for a discount, please select the correct link below.

If you have had a name change or change in your household, please use the Change of Circumstance form below.

If you have moved house, or wish to register for the first time in our area, please use the Change of Address form below.

If you are a landlord or their agent, tell us about a change of tenant at the property or change of ownership. (Please note this form should only be completed by a landlord or their agent)

If you wish to apply or cancel Single Person Discount, please use the forms below.

Register to vote from your new address

If you change your address, you will need to register to vote at your new address.

Contacting us about Council Tax, Housing Benefit or Council Tax Reduction

You can apply for any other Council Tax discount or exemption online

Alternatively, you can contact us:



0300 3030164

Or write to:

Council Tax
Hewson House
Station Road
DN20 8XB