We set the amount of Council Tax you have to pay every year.
The Valuation Office Agency put each property in England in one of eight bands based on its price on 1 April 1991.
We set the amount you have to pay for each band.
Council Tax guide and expenditure, 2023 to 2024
Council Tax guide and expenditure, 2022 to 2023
Council Tax guide and expenditure, 2021 to 2022
Council Tax guide and expenditure, 2020 to 2021
Council Tax guide and expenditure, 2019 to 2020
How we use your Council Tax
We use your Council Tax to pay for many local services like emergency services, rubbish collection, libraries, schools, street lights and much more.
Some of the money goes to pay for the Greater London Authority (GLA) spending.
How we calculate your Council Tax
We calculate your Council Tax using the Valuation Office's bands and the GLA charges.
Council Tax: previous year charges
Read Council Tax charges for previous years (PDF)