Customer Contact Team
Tel: 01343 563456
Council Tax Benefit is a government benefit to help with your Council Tax. The Benefits Service administers the benefit for people who pay Council Tax in the Moray Council area.
Council Tax Benefit is being abolished from 1 April 2013, and being replaced with Council Tax Reduction.
Anyone who is liable for Council Tax can claim Council Tax Benefit:
The amount you receive will be calculated based on the following:
Second Adult Rebate is help with your Council Tax bill if you share your home with one or more adults. To qualify for Second Adult Rebate the person who share with you must not be your partner.
Is the person who shares your home:
If you can answer yes to all, then you may qualify for Second Adult Rebate.
Second Adult Rebate is based on the circumstances of the person who shares your home. Your income and savings will not have an effect on Second Adult Rebate. If you are entitled to Council Tax Benefit and Second Adult Rebate we will pay the one which gives you the most money.
If you want to apply for Benefit, please contact your local Access Point.