Empty homes premium charge

If your property has been empty and substantially unfurnished for two years or more, you will be required to pay an empty home premium on top of the full Council Tax charge for your property.

How much is the premium?

Until 31 March, 2019

The premium is 50% of the full Council Tax charge for your property, so in total you will have to pay 150% of the full Council Tax charge.

From 1 April 2019

The premium is 100% of the full Council Tax charge for your property, so you will have to pay 200% of the full Council Tax charge.

 


Last Updated on Wednesday, January 8, 2020