Council Tax discounts

Young people

You may get a discount if:

  • The young person is under 20, in further education for more than 3 months, and studying for more than 12 hours per week
  • Someone is entitled to Child Benefit for the young person (or would be if the person was not in local authority care)

Apply for a young person discount

Pick up a form from the Council Tax Team at Access Oldham

If your bill indicates that a discount has been allowed, you must tell the Council of any change of circumstance which affects your entitlement within 21 days.  If you fail to do so you may be required to pay a penalty.

Council Tax Team
Access Oldham
Level 4, Civic Centre
West Street
Oldham, OL1 1UG
Tel 0161 770 6622