Child Benefit in Payment

Where a resident is aged 18 years or over, but is entitled to child benefit, they are disregarded for Council Tax purposes.

To apply please complete our Child Benefit Council Tax form below.

If you would like to tell us about a change in circumstance that means you no longer qualify for a discount or exemption, please see our change in circumstances form

To apply please complete the form below.  If you are unable to use this form, please see our Contact Us for ways of getting in touch

Red asterisk denotes a required answer.

Contact Details of liable person

Name
Address
Name

Details of person to be disregarded

Declaration

Name & Relationship of Person completing the form

WARNING - It is a criminal offence for a ratepayer to give false information when making an application related to Council Tax or Business Rates

I confirm that all the details above are correct and I will contact the Council immediately of any changes

I will inform the Council as soon as there is any change in my circumstances which could affect my Council Tax Discount. If I fail to do so, I may be liable to a £70 penalty.

For the purposes of current data protection laws the information you supply the Council as part of your application will be used for the purposes of dealing with your request and retained as per our published corporate data protection privacy policy which can be found on the East Herts District Council Data Protection page (this link opens in a new window).

From time to time this information may be shared with other Council departments and / or outside partners to process your request as effectively as possible. Please confirm you have read the above privacy notice