Council Tax bands and charges

What is a valuation band?

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.

 

How can I find out what my Council Tax band is?

You can find out the Council Tax band for your home in Wirral by looking up your property. 

You can also appeal to the Valuation Office online if you think your Council Tax band is wrong.

 

Council Tax Bands and Charges for Wirral for 2015-16

  Range of values (at 1 April 1991) Wirral Council Police Fire Total Council
Tax
Band A Up to £40,001 £852.17 £106.45 £47.65 £1,006.27
Band B Over £40,000 and up to £52,001 £994.20 £124.20 £55.59 £1,173.99
Band C Over £52,000 and up to £68,001 £1,136.23 £141.94 £63.53 £1,341.70
Band D Over £68,000 and up to £88,001 £1,278.26 £159.68 £71.47 £1,509.41
Band E Over £88,000 and up to £120,001 £1,562.32 £195.16 £87.35 £1,844.83
Band F Over £120,000 and up to £160,001 £1,846.38 £230.65 £103.23 £2,180.26
Band G Over £160,000 and up to £320,001 £2,130.43 £266.13 £119.12 £2,515.68
Band H Over £320,001 £2,556.52 £319.36 £142.94 £3,018.82

 

Payment by instalments 2015-16

You can pay your Council Tax over 10 or 12 instalments

  Total Council
Tax
Monthly payment for 
10 instalments
Monthly payment for 
12 instalments
Band A £1,006.27 £101 £84
Band B £1,173.99 £117 £98
Band C £1,341.70 £134 £112
Band D £1,509.41 £151 £126
Band E £1,844.83 £184 £154
Band F £2,180.26 £218 £182
Band G £2,515.68 £252 £210
Band H £3,018.82 £302 £252

The first instalment will have a rounding element included.