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Decision details

Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2024/25

Decision Maker: Cabinet, Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To advise members and seek endorsement of the Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme for 2024/25


Report of the Portfolio Holder for Operations and Finance to recommend that Cabinet and Council approves the implementation of a revised Council Tax Reduction scheme with effect from the 1 April 2024.



That Cabinet



Approved the introduction of a new income banded/grid scheme for working age applicants with effect from 1 April 2024 to reduce the administrative burden placed on the Council by the introduction of Universal Credit and to increase the overall level of support for the lowest income families.



(Moved by Councillor M Summers and seconded by Councillor A Cooper)


Report author: Michael Buckland

Publication date: 04/12/2023

Date of decision: 30/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 30/11/2023 - Cabinet

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