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Do I qualify for a discount or exemption?

Further information

Council tax exemptions

Some properties are exempt from council tax altogether. It may be exempt for only a short period, for example, six months, or indefinitely. You may apply for an exemption if your property is:

If you think you may qualify for an exemption or would like more information, please contact us.

Do I qualify for a discount or exemption?

A full council tax bill assumes that there are at least two adults over 18 living in the property. However, you may qualify for a council tax percentage of discount or a complete exemption from paying council tax. If we give you a discount or exemption on your council tax and your circumstances change, you must tell us immediately.

Discounts and disregards

Not everyone has to pay the full amount of council tax due for the band their property is in. There are discounts that may apply to you. If you think you may qualify for one of these discounts, please download the relevant application form and return it to your local Wiltshire Council office with any evidence required.

If we give you a discount or exemption on your council tax and your circumstances change, you must tell us immediately.

If you think you may qualify for any kind of discount and need help with your application, please contact us.

Council tax discount application forms

Icon for pdf Discount form - single person [218.95KB]

Icon for word Discount form - students [178.5KB]

Icon for word ​​​​​​​Discount form - trainees [199.5KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - disabled-persons [179.35KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - carers [201.93KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - care home [168.77KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - detention [182.44KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - religious [209.58KB]

Icon for pdf Discount form - defence [208.09KB]

Icon for word Discount form - mentally impaired [167KB]