Council Tax Reduction - definitions
For the purpose of Council Tax the definition of 'hospital patient' is :
Any person who has their sole or main residence in a hospital will be disregarded for the purposes of discount. (Hospitals can be civilian or military).
This particular disregard rests on there actually being a change to a person's sole or main residence.
This discount is for a permanent move not a temporary stay.
Please complete this form to apply for this discount (PDF 171KB)