St Helens Council has discretionary powers to vary the level of Council Tax discount available in certain circumstances.
The Council is seeking your views on whether to make the following changes to discretionary discounts from 1 April 2018.
1) Replace the 25% discount (for up to 6 months) with a 100% discount (for up 1 month).
2) Exempt new owners from the 50% long-term empty premium, for a period up to two years, when they purchase an empty property with the intention of bring it back into use.
Find out more about this and share your views via this link https://applications02.sthelens.gov.uk/ConsultationSuite/SurveyIntroduction.aspx?id=476
Consultation ends on 20th november 2017