Melton Borough Council

Landlord Council Tax discounts and exemptions

Your responsibilities

As a landlord you must:

  • Tell the Council Tax section when your tenants move in and out
  • Tell the Council Tax section if there is a change in who is occupying your property
  • If your tenants have individual tenancy agreements and do not have full use of the property the Council Tax bill will always be in your name

Tenants responsibilities

  • If the tenants have full use of the property then they will be responsible for the Council Tax charge
  • They must tell the Council Tax section when they move in and out
  • They must tell the Council Tax section if there is a change in who is occupying the property