Council Tax - change of circumstances
also known as: Change of circumstances.
Details of how to inform us of changes to your circumstances that can affect your Council Tax can be found on this page.
Council Tax Change of Address
If you are moving house or are new to the area you must
inform the Council Tax team.
How do I inform you of my new address?
The easiest way to register a change of address is
by telephoning the contact centre on 0845 600 6400. This will
ensure all council departments are advised of your new address.
You can download a
Council Tax change of address form by clicking
Please print off the form, complete the relevant sections in
block capitals and black ink and send it to;
Council Tax Section,
Northumberland County Council,
If you require any assistance completing any of the council tax
forms please telephone 0845 600 6400 or email
How do I change my Direct Debit details?
If you need to make changes to your existing Direct Debit
details or wish to set up a new Direct Debit,
You can change your Direct Debit details online
or you can call our contact centre on 0845 600 6400
(Mon - Fri 8.30am - 5pm) who can amend your details
Will I be entitled to a discount on my Council Tax?
You may be entitled to a discount on your Council Tax if
your circumstances have changed.
Further information on the Council Tax
How do I find out what my new charge will be?
If you are moving to another property within
see what the charge is for
each property band within each parish.
You may also
telephone the contact centre on 0845 600 6400 who will be able to
advise you of your new band and charge.
I am leaving the Northumberland area, how do I find my new
If you are moving out of the Northumberland area and are unsure
which Authority you need to contact you
can obtain further information from
the GOV.UK website.
How do I notify you of a deceased person?
To notify the Council Tax team of a deceased person
please telephone the contact centre on 0845 600 6400 or you can
do it online.
The Council also operates a Tell us Once Service and for
further details please click
If you require any further information regarding the above
or need to inform us of any other change of circumstances please
contact us by;