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Council Tax: Persons in Detention

Contact Details of the applicant (liable person)  
A disregard for Council Tax purposes is given for persons in detention in any of the following categories.   Those detained in prison, hospital, or some other place by order of a Court. Those serving sentences for non-payment of fines and Council Tax will not be disregarded.
  • Those detained pending deportation under the Immigration Act 1971.
  • Those detained in a place of safety under the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • Those detained under a warrant issued under the Mental Health Act 1984.
Please complete the details below so your application can be given further consideration.  
The declaration below MUST be agreed to. If the application is made on behalf of the person detailed, the person agreeing to the declaration MUST state their relationship to that person. If you are NOT the person named above please complete the following details  
Customer declaration - Please tick the box underneath the statement below
I declare that the details stated in this application are true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief. I am aware that it is a criminal offence to knowingly supply false information.
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