Council tax

Information about council tax and what you need to know when you receive your bill

Introductory message from Councillor Terry O'Neill, Leader of the Council

Message from the Leader of the Council [pdf]

A message from Cllr Russ Bowden [pdf]

Information regarding how your bill is calculated, appeals, discounts, exemptions and premiums and the council tax support scheme:

How your council tax bill is calculated [pdf]

Financial information from previous financial years in regard to the gross expenditure of the council:

The council's budget and spending

Council spending information [pdf]

How the Cheshire Fire Authority is funded through council tax:

Cheshire Fire Authority funding [pdf]

Financial arrangements information on the Cheshire PCC website:

Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) [External link]

The council can charge a 'precept' of up to 3% on its council tax for 2018-19 to assist with the funding of adult social care services.  You can read more in the documents below:

 Adult social care funding [pdf]

Your council tax bill

We issue a council tax bill each year to every household in Warrington for the forthcoming financial year.

Download the 'Your bill explained' information leaflet [pdf]