Households where all occupiers over the age of 18 are full-time students qualify to be exempt from the Council Tax charge.
To be considered a full-time student for Council Tax purposes, your course must:
- Involve a minimum of 24 weeks study per year
- Involve a minimum of 21 hours study per week
If you study for a qualification up to A level and you're under 20, your course must:
- Involve a minimum of 3 months study per year
- Involve a minimum of 12 hours study per week
If you are an apprentice and studying for a relevant qualification please use the link above to also apply for the Apprentice Discount/Disregard.