East Lothian Council

Change in circumstances

If you are in receipt of an exemption or discount you must tell us within 21 days of any change to your circumstances that may affect this, for example a student leaving a course or a change in the makeup of a household.

If you would like to inform us of a change in your circumstances, please complete this form.

How we use the information you provide.

Report a change

Please note that fields marked * are required.

In order that we can deal with your enquiry quickly and fully, please provide as much information as you can. Failure to provide all of the information requested may result in a delay and we may need to contact you again for more information.

Daytime telephone number *

Email address

Tell us how you would like to receive your bills (Email or Post) *
Email  Post  

Council Tax account number (9 digits)

Council Tax property number (6 digits)

Title and full name *

Address and postcode *

Title and full names of all those who are resident in the property

Title Full name Tenant/Owner Relationship to tenant/owner Date of birth (if under 18) Date moved in





Reason for change in circumstances *

Date of change *

I declare that, to the best of my knowledge, the information given on this form is true and correct. I understand that it is an offence to knowingly make a false declaration. I understand that enquiries may be made to verify the information given and that this may include inspection of the property. If awarded a reduction, I undertake to inform the council tax team of any change in circumstances affecting the amount of council tax payable.