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Council Tax

Council Tax is an important source of funding for your council. It helps us to support improvement in the quality of life for everyone living, working and learning in West Lothian.

In response to the cost of living crisis the Scottish Government announced additional financial support to low income households of a Cost of Living Award of £150.00.
Information on the council tax band of your house, the charge for your house, who gives your house its council tax band and how to appeal the band your house has been given.
Information on who is liable to pay council tax, how to appeal against being held liable and how you can pay your council tax.
Information on discounts, exemptions and reductions available to reduce your council tax charges.
What is a long term unoccupied property and how much council tax is charged.
Information on what is a second home, purpose built holiday home and job related property.
Please make your selection based on what has changed
Please use this form to provide evidence in support of an application for a reduction, a recent review, a name change or a change of address.