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Set up an account to pay Council tax in West Dunbartonshire. You may be new to the area or responsible for paying Council tax for the first time:

Set up a Council Tax account

You will need to set up a Council Tax account and start paying Council Tax if:

  • new to West Dunbartonshire
  • moving to West Dunbartonshire
  • you have taken over ownership or rental of a property within West Dunbartonshire for the first time.

To set up an account please provide the following information.

If you own the property:

  • the date the sale of the property was completed
  • the previous owner's forwarding address, if known
  • the exact dates for any period that the property was empty and furnished or empty and unfurnished
  • the names of adults (over 18) who live in the property with you and their relationship to you.

If you are renting the property:

  • the date that your tenancy agreement starts.
  • your landlord or managing agents name and address.
  • the exact dates for which the property was empty prior to your occupation.
  • the names of adults (over 18) who live in the property with you and their relationship to you.

If you have purchased a property which is remaining empty (you are not living in it and it is not rented out)

  • the date the sale of the property was completed.
  • the exact date the property became empty.
  • if the property is furnished or unfurnished.