You could be eligible if you’re on a low income or claim benefits.
Your bill could be reduced by up to 80% if you are of working age or 100% if you meet certain other criteria.
You can apply if you own your home, rent, are unemployed or working.
What you get depends on:
Your circumstances (eg income, number of children, benefits, residency status)
Your household income – this includes savings, pensions and your partner’s income
If your children live with you
If other adults live with you
To find out more and apply visit this link https://www.sthelens.gov.uk/council-tax/reduce-your-bill/
If you feel that you need help / guidance in making a claim please contact our local Citizens Advice Service.
The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, http://www.sthelenscab.org.uk/
If it is difficult for you to find time to get along to Citizens Advice Bureau etc to seek help you can email Michael Egan, one of their debt advisors at firstname.lastname@example.org