Full-Time Students

If every member of your household is a full-time student, you can apply for a Council Tax exemption.

If only some of the members of your household are full-time students, you may still qualify for a discount. Please see the section - Other Discounts.

If you believe you qualify for a Student Exemption or Discount please complete this form Student Discount Form

To count as a full-time student, your course must:

  • Last at least 1 year
  • Involve at least 21 hours study per week

If you are studying for a qualification up to A-level and you're under 20, your course must:

  • Last at least 3 months
  • Involve at least 12 hours study per week


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