Council tax benefit backdating rules
Some asylum seekers and people who are sponsored to be in the UK, cannot get Council Tax Support. All applicants will be required to provide original documents to confirm the details on the form and prove their identity.
The following list show examples of the documents we will accept: You must complete the council tax support application form [690.34KB] in full, sign it and include evidence to support your claim.
To do this, write to us saying you want a review of your case and give all your reasons why.The Council Tax Support application form you fill in asks all the questions that we need answered to work out if you qualify for support.