Occupation prohibited by law

Where the occupation of a property is prohibited by law, it may qualify for council tax exemption.

This exemption applies to Council Tax, water and sewerage charges.

Eligibility

To qualify for exemption the property must be:

  • subject to a Closing Order
  • subject to a Demolition Order
  • subject to a Compulsory Purchase Order

How to apply

You must provide written evidence, such as a copy of the legal order which shows occupation is prohibited.

Contact details

Local Taxes

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 477430