Council tax moving into or out of a property
Moving into a property
If you have become liable for a property but have not yet registered for council tax please download the council tax incoming occupier form below.
Property owners, occupiers and tenants can use this form to register for council tax.
Other useful information for new residents
The City of London provide comprehensive waste and recycling services. To receive your recycling bags and further information on the services at operation at your address, please email the Recycling Team. Please note that time banding regulations are in place for the collection of waste and recycling from the street.
The City of London Electoral Services Office deals with voter registration of residents and workers in the City of London, and manages the administration of elections that take place here.
Moving out of a property
If you are selling or moving out of your home, you should complete the form below. You will be sent a revised bill or refund based on the exact number of days you have lived at the address.
Property owners, occupiers and tenants can use this form to notify a change in circumstances or ownership. Please make sure that you quote the account number detailed on your current council tax bill.
Change of address
Alternatively, you can inform us of your change of address online, this service is provided by iammoving.
Council tax bills issued during the financial year
If you become or cease to be liable to pay council tax part way through the financial year you will receive a council tax bill apportioned to the start and/or end dates of your liability for that property up until the 31 March next.
Where council tax bills are issued part way through a financial year you will not always be entitled to pay by ten instalments. The number of instalments remaining and amounts will be detailed on your bill.