Paying your Council Tax and how to get support
OpenPortal lets you view details of your Council Tax account securely online.
Check your property band and the amount of Council Tax payable.
Find out the many different ways you can pay your Council Tax bill.
Direct Debit is the most convenient way to pay your Council Tax every month.
If you have received a letter or email about a review of your Council Tax you can fill the form out here.
If you are moving into Trafford, out of Trafford or within Trafford please complete our online form.
What to do if your circumstances change.
Download useful forms and information leaflets.
Find out whether you qualify for any discounts, reliefs or support.
Register for our online services.
What to do if you are finding it difficult to pay your Council Tax bill.
What to do if you suspect someone is claiming a discount or an exemption fraudulently
Find out more about the changes to Council Tax on a long term empty property.
The average amount charged for a property in Trafford in Council Tax Band D for 2021/22, including precepts (except Parishes), is £1,720.08. Partington, Carrington and Warburton pay extra due to an additional precept levied by their Parish Council.
The Council Tax Guides which are sent out with the bills, provide information about how to pay your Council Tax, the various reductions available and how to claim Council Tax Support.
Information about the 2021/2022 budget, how we work out your Council Tax and what your Council Tax helps pay for can be found on our website in the Forms and leaflets section.