Council tax

The council tax benchmarking club collects processing costs (both central and contact centres) and workload volumes. This enables informed comparisons to be made of the average collection cost per banded dwelling and dwellings per FTE.

Data is collected in the following areas:

  • collection Rates
  • rebates and discounts
  • inspections
  • reviews
  • billing
  • methods of payment
  • recovery and enforcement
  • customer contact

Members can also compare their in-year collection rates in October.

What do you get?

Join and you'll benefit from:

  • clearly defined and well-presented questionnaires
  • helpline and e-mail service
  • detailed comparative reports
  • club database, interactive report, collated text questions
  • access to review meetings.

Complete the 2016 membership form


Find out more

Council Tax Example Report 2015

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Council Tax Example Questionnaire 2015

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