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Council Tax change your address or register

Council Tax change of address

To tell us about a change of address please email us at counciltax@southlakeland.gov.uk.

You need to tell us if you move:

  • within South Lakeland
  • into South Lakeland
  • out of South Lakeland

Moving in

Please tell us:

  • your Council Tax reference number (if applicable)
  • the full address
  • the date you moved in
  • the date you were given possession of the property (start date of lease or completion of sale)
  • your previous address if it was in South Lakeland
  • the name of owner and address of owner (if not you)
  • a daytime telephone number

Moving out

Please tell us:

  • the full address
  • the date the lease was terminated or the sale was completed
  • your new address
  • the name and address of new owner
  • your telephone number
  • whether the property is furnished
  • name and address of landlord if rented

If the amount you need to pay changes we will send a revised bill, or a refund if you have overpaid.

If you have moved house you may also need to update your details to vote.

Register to pay Council Tax

To register to pay Council Tax for the first time, please email us at counciltax@southlakeland.gov.uk.

Please include:

  • your full name
  • the address of the property
  • the date you moved in
  • the date you were given possession of the property (start date of lease or completion of sale)
  • your previous address
  • the name of owner and address of owner (if not you)
  • a daytime telephone number

Once your account is set up, we will send you a bill with instructions on how and when to pay.

Notify us that the Council Tax payer has passed away

We understand the difficulties faced by families after someone has passed away. Our 'tell us once' service will help to reduce the amount of time you need to spend contacting government departments and organisations after someone has died.

Notify us of a death through tell us once

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