Paying council tax on empty and second homes

  • Empty and unfurnished homes - no discount
  • Second homes or homes which are empty but furnished - no discount
  • Work-related living spaces - 50 per cent discount

There is an additional 50 per cent charge for homes which have been empty and unfurnished for 24 months. 

Pay your council tax

If the property is empty but is for sale or let, send us details of the letting or estate agent it is registered with.

Send us details of the property agent

If you've received a bill for an empty property which is not for sale or let, but is furnished, you will need to book an appointment to see us if you disagree with the bill.

Book a council tax appointment