Council tax is set by councils to help pay for local services such as refuse collection, schools and libraries. It is a property-based charge with one bill for each household. The amount payable depends on the band the property is placed into by the Valuation Office Agency (VOA).Council tax guide
Your guide to council tax 2013-2014.
From 1 April, the council is introducing changes to the level of council tax discounts for empty properties and properties occupied as second homes in the borough.