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Report a Council Tax change

Coronavirus - money & benefits updates

Service changes and support due to coronavirus


It's important that you tell us about any change in your circumstances that may affect your:

  • council tax bill
  • council tax reduction award

If you don't tell us you may be committing a criminal offence. This may result in prosecution and a criminal record.

Changes that will affect your council tax bill

See mygovscot myaccount for more information.

Changes that will affect your council tax reduction award

  • Your income or your partner’s income goes up or down
  • Your savings or your partner’s savings go up or down
  • You or your partner start or stop working
  • Your benefits or your partner’s benefits change
  • Anyone joins or leaves the household
  • The income or capital of any non-dependant in your household changes
  • The amount of rent you pay changes

It's better to report any changes immediately or you may lose benefit or reduction report a change online.