Issue details

Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2022/23

To set out the statutory process to follow to make changes to the Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme.


To set out the financial implications and risks of changing from the current 2021/22 80% scheme to a 100% scheme, remove the Minimum Income Floor and the £5.00 minimum award.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/05/2021

Decision due: 10 Jun 2021 by Lewes District Council Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Zoe Nicholson, Deputy Leader of the Council and Leader of the Green Group

Lead director: Director of Service Delivery

Department: Service Delivery

Contact: Bill McCafferty, Lead for Income Maximisation and Welfare Email: Tel: (01323) 415171.

Consultation process

Policy and Performance Advisory Committee (if requested)


Agenda items


  • Report