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18-19 year old school leavers

Application form

To apply for exemption from paying council tax please check you fit the below criteria and complete the application form:

School leavers application form


A person is disregarded for council tax purposes if:

  • They are under the age of 20; and
  • They have, after 30 April and before 1 November in any year, ceased to undertake a full-time course of education or a qualifying course of education

If the above criteria is fulfilled they will be disregarded until 1 November of that year.

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