Denbighshire County Council has begun one-off payments of £150 to those paying Council Tax.
As part of the
Welsh Government’s Cost of Living Support Scheme to help residents with cost of
living increases, payments will be made to those with properties in Council Tax
also be made to residents who were in receipt of Council Tax Reduction Scheme
Support on February 15, 2022, irrespective of the Council Tax Band, and those
with properties in Council Tax Band E where the property has had modifications
for disability, reducing the chargeable value to Band D.
payments are being made to residents who pay for Council Tax via direct debit
and payments began on Monday, May 16.
the Council’s Head of Finance and Property, said: “The council is administering
this scheme on behalf of the Welsh Government and we have been working as
quickly as possible to be able to start making these payments to our customers.
be made automatically to the majority of residents paying via direct debit,
with the remainder of customers needing to complete a short form on the council’s website.
“We would like
to thank residents for their understanding while the council has worked on IT
upgrades and to ensure robust and correct procedures are in place to implement
do not pay their Council Tax by direct debit must complete a short application
form on the Council’s website.
is for this form to be made available during the week commencing May 23 with
payments made during the following week.
continue to keep members of the public informed on the scheme.
information visit www.denbighshire.gov.uk/cost-of-living