People with disabilities
You may be able to claim a reduction in your charge if your home has certain features used by a disabled resident, which are essential or of major importance to the wellbeing of that person. These features are:
- A room which is not a bathroom, kitchen or toilet and which is predominately used by and is required to meet the needs of the person with the disability.
- An additional bathroom or kitchen which is required for meeting the needs of the person with the disability
- Sufficient floor space inside the dwelling to permit the use of a wheelchair. It must be necessary for the disabled person to use a wheelchair indoors predominately.
Apply for a disabled person's reduction.
It will be necessary for an inspector to call at your property by mutual agreement.