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Council Tax discounts

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9. Care Leaver discount

If you are a Devon County Council Care Leaver, aged between 18 and 25, and pay Council Tax, you may be able to reduce the amount you have to pay. 

The amount of discount you are entitled to will depend on your circumstances and ranges from a further 25%, 50% or 100% off your liability. 

You must be the person liable to make Council Tax payments either on your own or jointly with others.  

The Care Leaver discount will be awarded after all other discounts or exemptions have been applied. Other reductions you could be entitled to: 

Devon County Council will inform us directly if you are a care leaver and we’ll contact you to discuss your situation.

Full details can be found in our Care Leaver Council Tax Discount Policy.

Did you know? 

You can access free membership to our leisure centres. To apply, please email our leisure membership team

We also offer workplace experience, please contact our HR department to find out more. Further information can be found our Support for Care Leavers guide.