Melton Borough Council

Green Waste Club - Biffa Service 2019 Subscription Renewals

New, existing and potential Green Waste Club members are advised to contact Biffa Garden Waste Club directly on 0800 0858 286 to discuss any questions they may have regarding the service.

Empty property discounts

From 1st April 2019 some properties will attract a 50% discount whilst standing empty, this will apply to dwellings that are:

  • furnished but unoccupied because the owner is liable for council tax elsewhere in job-related accommodation (certain conditions apply)
  • furnished but unoccupied by service personnel resident in accommodation provided by the Ministry of Defense in England or Wales
  • caravans or houseboats
  • left unoccupied by members of the clergy who are required to live in accommodation provided by the church to perform their duties
Further information or if you wish to request a discount please contact us 
 
Empty Property Charges
 
Any discount awarded under the rules that applied in the financial year 2018/19 will cease on 31 March 2019 regardless of whether the 30 day empty period has elapsed or not.