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Our response to the coronavirus outbreak is continuing – and our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

We are currently working through the detail of the latest government announcements which affect Leicester city and parts of the county. 

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Increased restrictions for Leicester and parts of Leicestershire announced 

Council Tax

Council tax pays for around a third of the cost of local services, and applies to nearly all domestic properties

You pay council tax directly to your district council.

For information on discounts and exemptions read the GOV.UK guide.

In Leicestershire the council tax is calculated by adding together the amounts needed by:

  • Leicestershire County Council
  • Leicestershire Police
  • Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Combined Fire Authority
  • Your District or Borough Council
  • Your Parish Council (if applicable)

Valuation bands (April 1991 values)

Valuation bandRange of values
AUp to and including £40,000
B£40,001 to £52,000
C£52,001 to £68,000
D£68,001 to £88,000
E£88,001 to £120,000
F£120,001 to £160,000
G£160,001 to £320,000
HMore than £320,000


Find out more about the council's budget  

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