Apply for tied / job related accommodation Council Tax discount

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We may offer a 50% discount if

  • you are required to live in the housing as part of your job, but your main residence is elsewhere
  • you have left a property unoccupied because you must live elsewhere as part of your job.

Step 1

Begin this form and keep the web reference number you will get after submitting your form online. This number will be sent to you in a confirmation email too. 

Step 2

You need to send us a letter from your employer or a copy of your contract of employment accompanied with your web reference number to

Income and Benefits
The City of Edinburgh Council
PO Box 12331

We aim to process your enquiry within 21 days.

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