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Online forms: Application for a student discount disregard or exemption

A student studying full time can qualify for a council tax discount if:

  • they are enrolled on a course that is at least one academic year long
  • they are under 20 and their course leads to a qualification up to (but not above) A level standard or equivalent - as long as it lasts for more than three months and involves more than 12 hours of study per week
  • Student nurses taking a course which leads to a registration under the Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors Act 1979 are also considered full time students. 

To complete this form you will need:

  • Your contact details
  • Details of others living in your household
  • Proof of student status for any students resident in the property (upload option available)