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Council tax

How much is my council tax?

Find out how much council tax you will pay for your property and about the council tax bands.

Council tax bands

  • The amount you pay for your council tax is related to the valuation band your property is in.
  • Higher banded properties pay a higher amount of council tax.
  • The value of your property (band) will be outlined in your council tax bill.
  • You can also check your current council tax band at the Scottish Assessors Association website (you need to know the postcode of the property).

The value of your property is decided by the assessor from the Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board website.

Information on how to pay and sign up for an online council tax account is available at:

Council Tax Charges 2016/17 (From 1 April 2016)

East Renfrewshire Council has not raised council tax for 2016/17.

Scottish Water will increase their charges for water and waste water by 1.6% in 2016/17.

Council tax charges 2016/17 by band
BandCouncil TaxWaterSewerageTotal25% discountTotal with 25% discount

Eligibility for discounts and exemptions depend on your circumstances:

Charges for Water and Waste

Council Tax bills also include charges made by Scottish Water for water and sewerage services. The charge for this part of the Council Tax bill is set by the water authority.

The Council is legally required to collect these charges but retains none of the income.

More information can be found at:

If you have any problems understanding this information please get in touch:

The complete council tax guidance is produced as a leaflet for download:


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