Money off council tax if you are 18 years old and receive child benefit
If you're over 18 years old and receive child benefit you're not counted (disregarded) when calculating council tax.
To apply, sign in to or register for an online council tax account or complete our .
If you continue to receive child benefit over the age of 18 years (usually where full time education continues), you can apply for a council tax discount.
- Council tax
- 03000 26 4000
Our address is:
- Revenues and Benefits
- PO Box 238
- County Durham
- United Kingdom
- DH8 1FP