Residents struggling to afford basics during coronavirus urged to apply for grants
Hounslow Council is urging residents struggling to make ends meet during the pandemic to apply for help…
Statement on Council Tax and COVID-19
Statement from Cllr Shantanu Rajawat, Cabinet Member for Finance & Corporate Services at Hounslow Council.
Council sets Budget to protect services and deliver ambitious plans for Hounslow
Hounslow Council last night (Tuesday 25 February) approved its Budget for 2020/21
Hounslow considers increase in council tax for 2020/21
The ongoing impact of a decade of government cuts to its budgets and continuing financial pressures mean that Hounslow Council is having to consider increasing Council Tax by 3.99 per cent for 2020/21
Collection rates success for council tax and business rates
The London Borough of Hounslow has achieved excellent collection results for business rates and council tax in London for 2018-19.
Council warns residents to be wary of tax scam
Hounslow Council is warning residents to beware of a council tax scam where criminals are posing as council staff and targeting residents to offer bogus council tax refunds or threatening fines.
Hounslow supports Mayors’ views on the potential impact of the Government’s Spending Review
The Leader of Hounslow Council has echoed calls by the Mayors of London, Liverpool and Sheffield to ensure that vital Government funding is not taken away from cities.
Hounslow council tax set to rise for 2019/20
Continuing financial pressures as a result of significant continuing austerity and cuts to the council’s budgets by the Government have meant that Council Tax in Hounslow is recommended to rise.
Hounslow supports London Mayor’s call for greater devolution
Hounslow supports Sadiq Khan’s stance that regional and local governments are best placed to tackle issues and ensure that economic growth and new opportunities are more equally shared across…
Council launches online applications for Discretionary Housing Payment
An easy-to-use online application process for Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP) has been launched by Hounslow Council.
Hounslow sets council tax for 2018/19
Ongoing financial pressures as a result of significant reductions in central Government funding have meant that Council Tax in Hounslow will increase this year
Hounslow Council welcomes scrapping of helpline charges, but urges pause to Universal Credit rollout
Hounslow Council has welcomed the government’s announcement that charges of up to 55 pence per minute will be scrapped for the Universal Credit claimants’ helpline.
Statement on early collection of council tax direct debit payments
Following the early collection of some direct debit payments for council tax on Friday (28 April), Councillor Steve Curran, Leader of Hounslow Council, updated statement.
Hounslow Council: Council Tax and Budget for 2017/18
Hounslow Council last night (Tuesday 21 February) agreed a 3.99 per cent rise in Council Tax – the first increase in a decade.