As part of the Scottish Government Budget 2021/22, the First Minister announced that a one-off £130 Low Income Pandemic Payment would be made by 31 October 2021 to households who are either:
Note that Single Person Discount on your Council Tax is not classed as Council Tax Reduction.
Applications closed as of 26th October 2021.
Payments will be made directly to a bank account, or if we cannot obtain bank details, a credit will be made to your Council Tax account.
Payments should be made by the end of October 2021.
If you are not currently in receipt of Council Tax Reduction, Second Adult Rebate or think you may have qualified for a discount or exemption during April 2021, please contact us on 01259 450000.
If you need any further information or assistance about the Low Income Pandemic Payment, please email LIPP@clacks.gov.uk or phone 01259 450000.