In North Yorkshire this service is delivered by your local district or borough council. They handle account queries, annual notifications, appeals, backdated claims, band reductions, discounts, exemptions, overpayments, new benefit claims and benefit renewals. They also deal with any changes in personal or financial circumstances that may affect benefit claims, and discretionary housing payments. Use the links below to visit your district or borough council website:
We produce a summary leaflet [176kb] every year which explains how council tax is calculated and how it is spent. You can also find out more about how we set and spend our overall budgets.