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Council tax – apply for, or end, a single person discount

​Use this form to apply for a single person discount or to tell us that you are no longer eligible.

Who should use this form

You can get a 25% single person discount if you live alone or are the only adult over 18 who lives in your property. This means we reduce your bill by 25%. You are not classed as living alone if you have children over the age of 18 living with you.

Before you complete the form

To apply for, or end, a discount you will need to log into your My Lewisham account. If you don’t have one already, please click 'Log in and apply for a discount’ below then choose 'register' and follow the instructions to create your account.

How to complete the form

After you log in you can complete the form:

  • It should take between five and 10 minutes to complete.

  • You will need to have your council tax account number ready.