What is Council Tax Support?
Localised Council Tax Support schemes provide help for people on low incomes with their Council Tax bill. The schemes apply differently in different parts of Great Britain.
Applies to: England, Scotland and Wales
There is no Council Tax in Northern Ireland but you might get help with your rates by claiming Housing Benefit, see our Housing Benefit (Northern Ireland) guide.
Type of benefit: Means-tested
Administered by: Local authorities