The amount of Council Tax you pay depends on how much the property was worth on 1 April 1991. At this time properties were put into valuation bands for the purposes of Council Tax.
If you think your Council Tax band is wrong you can appeal to the Valuation Office.
Your Council Tax bill explained
Council Tax bands
These charges cover the period 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023.
|Band||Property values||Council Tax charge for 2021-22||Council Tax charge for 2022-23|
|A||Up to £40,000||£1,327.50||£1,368.39|
|B||£40,001 to £52,000||£1,548.74||£1,596.45|
|C||£52,001 to £68,000||£1,769.99||£1,824.51|
|D||£68,001 to £88,000||£1,991.24||£2,052.58|
|E||£88,001 to £120,000||£2,433.74||£2,508.71|
|F||£120,001 to £160,000||£2,876.23||£2,964.83|
|G||£160,001 to £320,000||£3,318.74||£3,420.97|
Pay by instalments 2022-2023
You can pay your Council Tax over 10 or 12 monthly instalments. If you pay over 10 months instalments are paid from April to January.
If you have any changes to your bill, or your bill is issued after 1 April, your instalments will be divided across the remaining months of the year. In this case they may differ from the amounts given in the table below.
|Band||Monthly charge over 10 months||Monthly charge over 12 months||Total|