Issue details

Discretionary Council Tax Relief


This report will request Cabinet approval of the discretionary Council Tax Relief Policy for Care Leavers for the period 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024. The report will also request approval of Council Tax Discretionary Relief Policy changes which will take effect from 1 April 2023.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/11/2022

Decision due: 7 Mar 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Gary Hackwell

Lead director: Phil Watts

Contact: Gemma Gilley, Head of Benefits and Financial Welfare Email: Tel: 01634 332310.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Business Support