If you are a foster carer registered with Rochdale Borough Council, you can apply for a 100% council tax discount.
If you're an existing foster carer, you must amend your registration to care for teenagers (aged 13 to 17 inclusive). This discount also applies to foster carers recruited to care for teenagers on or after 1 April 2017.
To apply for a foster carer discount, you must:
- Be looking after children aged 13 to 17 inclusive
- Live in the Rochdale borough
How to apply for this discount:
Your social worker should notify us that you qualify for this discount, so there’s no need to apply.
However, if you’re not receiving this discount when you think you should be, either contact your social worker or email us on