What do I need to know before making a claim?
Council Tax Reduction (CTR) schemes
Hastings Borough Council has two current schemes for Council Tax Reduction:
- Working Age Scheme (pdf)
- Pensionable Age Scheme (for customers who have reached the qualifying age for State Pension Credit) (pdf)
You're not eligible for CTR if:
- You are of Working Age and your calculated CTR entitlement is £5.00 per week or less
- You have savings/capital of over £16,000, unless you are getting Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
- You're an asylum seeker or sponsored to be in the UK.
Council tax reduction