Moving to the borough
Welcome to Tunbridge Wells!
You need to register for Council Tax at your new property. To do this, please complete our change of address form and give us as much detail as possible regarding your move. If your move is more than a month away, please contact us nearer the date as we are unable to take the details that far in advance.
You may be entitled to a reduction or exemption on your Council Tax. To find out about these or to apply for them, please visit our discounts and exemptions page which gives you full details.
It is a legal requirement to be registered at your main residence for the Electoral Register. You can complete the registration online, all you will need is your national insurance number and date of birth. You will need to register before you can apply for either proxy or postal voting, see our electoral registration page for details or complete your registration online now.
If you need help with your rent or Council Tax, you can complete our Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support claim form online.
For more information on Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support, please visit our benefits and support pages.