Issue details

Discretionary Council Tax Support Reduction

To help mitigate the impact of the changes to the Council Tax Support scheme and assist those facing financial hardship a discretionary reduction scheme will be introduced. This policy will contain the criteria and process that is to be used.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/12/2018

Decision due: 14 Feb 2019 by Executive Board

Lead member: Executive Member for Finance and Governance

Lead director: Head of Finance

Department: Growth and Development

Contact: Andy Ormerod Email:

Consultation process

The provision of a discretionary scheme was included in the extensive consultation process that was undertaken in September and October 2018.


  • Discretionary Council Tax Support Reduction