Council tax


Pay your council tax

You can pay online or by direct debit.


Check council tax balance

Check your outstanding balance and recent payments.


Council tax e-billing

Sign up to council tax e-billing to receive your council tax bill by email.


Council tax benefit has changed

Council Tax Benefit has been replaced by a new Local Council Tax Support scheme


Council tax bands

The rates for each band and exempt properties.


Council tax discounts

Find out if you qualify for a discount to your council tax bill.


Request a council tax refund

If your council tax account is in credit you can have money refunded to you.


Moving in/within South Tyneside

Tell us if you're moving in to or within South Tyneside.


Moving out of South Tyneside

If you're moving out of South Tyneside, tell us when to stop your council tax payments.


Where your council tax goes

How your weekly council tax contributes to services.


Your guide to council tax

Our useful guide to help you see what services cost and how to contact us.