Under the Council Tax (Administration and Enforcement) Regulations 1992, you must tell the Council if you are no longer entitled to claim this discount. You must do this, in writing, within 21 days, if your circumstances change. If you knowingly claim a discount, to which you are not entitled, this may lead to a criminal prosecution being taken against you or a penalty being imposed.
It is an offence under the Fraud Act 2006 to provide information to the Council, which affects your council tax liability, if you know that information is incorrect or false. You may also be committing an offence, under the Fraud Act 2006, if you fail to inform the Council if your circumstances change.
This authority is under a duty to protect the public funds it administers, and to this end may use the information you have provided on this form for the prevention and detection of fraud. It may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes.
For further information, see www.broxbourne.gov.uk/resident/privacy-policy or contact the Council’s Data Protection Officer on 01992 785577