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Council Tax

More than 40,000 properties are banded for council tax purposes, as well as over 2,100 national non-domestic rate properties such as shops, factories, public houses and petrol stations. Most domestic properties are subject to council tax, which helps to pay for the cost of local services. One bill per property will be issued regardless of whether it is an owned or rented property.

How much council tax do I need to pay?

Every property is allocated a valuation band from 'A' to 'H'. Each band pays a different amount of council tax (A the lowest, to H the highest). Find your Council Tax band.

Paying your council tax

You can pay your council tax online, by Direct Debit, at a Post Office, by cash, by debit or credit card, or by telephone. More about these ways to pay your council tax

Do it online

Discounts, reliefs and exemptions

More information on council tax discounts, reliefs and exemptions:

We also administer the housing benefit scheme

Debt recovery

Find out more about what happens if you donít pay your council tax

Contact details

South Derbyshire District Council
Revenue Services
Civic Offices
Civic Way
DE11 0AH

Opening hours

8.45am - 5pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
9.30am - 5pm Wednesday
8.45am - 4.30pm Friday

Tel: 01283 595795
Fax: 01283 595857

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