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Council Tax charges 2017-18

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Good news! For the eighth year running we're freezing our element of your bill.

Leicestershire County Council, Leicestershire and Rutland Fire Authority and the Police and Crime Commissioner have increased their elements of the charge by 1.99%. (shown as 2% on your Council Tax bill due to roundings)

In addition to the 1.99% increase levied by Leicestershire County Council, an increase of 2% to fund Adult Social Care is also included. For further information, click on the link to the County Council's financial information below. 

How much will I have to pay? 

What you pay depends on where you live and which band your home is in. Parish councils charge different amounts.

Council Tax Charges 2017-18 (PDF Document, 0.1 Mb)

How is the money spent?

Read our guide to find out more about your council tax helps to pay for vital public services in North West Leicestershire.

Council Tax Guide 2017/18 (PDF Document, 7.76 Mb)

Your bill explained

We collect your council tax - but only a small part of it is for our services (around 10%). 

The biggest part of your bill helps pay for Leicestershire County Council services - schools, roads, social services and more.  

On your bill you will also see charges from parish councils, Leicesteshire and Rutland Combined Fire Authority and the Police and Crime Commissioner.

The figure for town and parish councils will vary in other areas of the district. You will have on your bill a charge from your town or parish council, or special expenses.

Frequently Asked Questions

NWLDC Council Tax Bills FAQs 2017/18 (PDF Document, 0.12 Mb)

Want to know more?

Find out more about Leicestershire County Council's budget. 

Find out more about Leicestershire Police Authority

Find out more about Leicesteshire and Rutland Combined Fire Authority's budget.

Information relating to the previous financial year

Your guide to Council Tax 2016-17

Council Tax Guide 2016/17 (PDF Document, 7.28 Mb)

Council Tax Charges 2016/17

Council Tax Charges 2016/17 (PDF Document, 0.12 Mb)

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