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Free meals for school children during half term

The council will be giving out free meals to children during the October half term (26 - 30 October)

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We are carrying out a review of Council Tax discounts currently in place across Stevenage. If you've received a request for information about your student exemption please complete our review form using the link below.

A student certificate for each academic year must be uploaded in respect of each student.

Student exemption and discount review

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For the purpose of a Council Tax discount/exemption a student is defined as a person who is undertaking a full-time course of education:

  • Subsists for at least one academic year;
  • Requires attendance for at least 24 weeks in each year; and
  • Requires study, tuition or work experience for an average of 21 hours per week.

Or a qualifying course of education:

  • Person must be aged under 20 years.
  • The course must subsist for at least 3 calendar months.
  • Exceeds 12 hours per week on relevant activities.
  • Does not include evening classes or correspondence courses.

Council Tax General Enquiries

East Herts and Stevenage Borough Council
Pegs Lane
SG13 8EQ

01438 242875

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