Council Tax

You can now manage your council tax account through Fifedirect.  Fill in and save forms, make payments and check your balance by signing in or registering for an account.  Please have your bill to hand.

If you already manage your account online why not login to fill in forms so you can keep a record of what you submit to us.

Ways to pay council tax
Pay your council tax online or find out about other ways to pay.

Check council tax bands and charges
Enter a postcode to find out the band and charges.

Report a change of address or circumstances
Tell us if you're moving home within Fife, into Fife for the first time or moving out of Fife.  You can also tell us online if your personal details have changed or circumstances have changed in your household.

Apply for a single person discount
You may get a 25% discount if you are the only adult aged 18 or over living in a property. 

Apply for Council Tax Reduction
You can apply for a Council Tax Reduction if you are on a low income and you rent or own your own home.  Find out if you qualify and how to apply.

Apply for an empty property discount or exemption
You may get a discount on your council tax if no-one lives in your property but it is furnished.  The discount you will get is 10% off your council tax bill.  If no-one lives in the property and it is unfurnished, you may get an exemption, which means you will have no council tax to pay.

Apply for a student discount or exemption
As a full time student, you may get a discount of 25% on your council tax if you live with other people who are not students.  If you are a full time student who lives alone or with other students, then you may get an exemption. This means you will have no council tax to pay.


Council Tax Checker

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