Bin collection schedule

There are BLACK bin general waste collections for ALL residents this week (16-20 January). There area also BLUE bin recycling collections for residents who didn't have one last week.

See the full schedule

Council tax discounts

Single person discount

The full council tax bill is based on having two adults living in a property. The bill is not increased if there are more than two adults living there, but can be reduced if there is only one.

If only one adult lives in a property, the bill is reduced by 25 per cent. You can claim a single person discount by sending us a signed and dated written statement that you are the only adult living in the property and wish to claim the discount.

When looking at the number of adults living in a property, certain people are not counted (disregarded). If people in a property are disregarded, a 25 per cent or even a 50 per cent discount can be granted even if more than one person lives there.

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