North East Lincolnshire Council

Tell us about a change in circumstances

You must let us know within 21 days about any change of circumstances that may affect your council tax bill. You can tell us about a change in your circumstances or apply for a discount or exemption by completing one of our online forms.

If you do not know your council tax account reference number, you can still complete the forms, leaving these questions blank.

Change of address

Report a change of address – If you have moved house or wish to register for the first time in our area.

If you also wish to register to vote at your new address, you can do this online using the website.

Change of circumstances

Report a change of circumstance – If you have had a name change or change in your household.

Change of tenant

Report a change of tenant – If you are a landlord or their agent tell us about a change of tenant at the property. Please note this form should only be completed by the landlord or their agent.

Single person discount

Apply for single person discount

Cancel your single person discount

Discounts and exemptions

Apply for any other council tax discount or exemption (Discounts: Student, apprentice, child benefit, carer, disabled relief, school leaver, severely mentally impaired, residential care home, prisoner. Exemptions: Religious community and granny annexes)

For full details of discounts and exemptions go to our Claim a council tax discount or Claim a council tax exemption pages.

Council Tax Liability and Billing team (telephone and postal enquiries only), Local Taxation and Benefits, Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby, DN31 1HU


Telephone: 0300 3030164 option 5

Telephone opening times: Monday to Friday 9 am to 4:30 pm, except bank holidays