Discounts and exemptions

Carers discount

You may qualify for the carers discount if:

  • the carer lives in the property with the person receiving care as their main residence
  • the care is provided for at least 35 hours per week.
  • the carer can be a person employed by a charity to provide care

The person receiving the care needs be in receipt of one of the following benefits:

  • high or middle rate disability living allowance (DLA)
  • receiving a disability pension
  • attendance allowance
  • the standard or enhanced rate of the daily living component of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

You will not qualify if you are caring for a spouse, partner or child under 18.

Apply for carers discount

Please note: the applicants details will be shared and verified with the leaving care team.