Council Tax Bands
The market value of the property for which the bill is issued forms the basis of the charge payable. Dwellings are placed in one of eight valuation bands, the less expensive the property, the lower the band and therefore the lower the charge.
The Valuation Office Agency (VOA), an executive agency of HM Revenues and Customs, has given each property a valuation band between A and H according to its market value on 1st April 1991. Current market values may not be the best guide to the band your home is in.
If you are considering buying a property please remember that the band may be increased following the sale if the previous owner has improved the property.
You can find Council Tax Bands by searching with the postcode on the VOA website.
The council tax bands and market values are detailed below:
Council Tax charges
The District Council has set a Band D council tax for 2018/2019 to £1656.18. This is made up of:
- West Lindsey District Council £207.27
- Lincolnshire County Council £1231.47
- Police and Crime Commissioner Lincolnshire £217.44
The Lincolnshire County Council amount includes £67.77 additionally collected in respect of adult social care.
Additional amounts have been set for those areas where a parish precept has been charged.
The details for all parishes can be found in the Downloads section of the page.