Apprentice / Youth Trainee / Skillseeker

Apprentice / Youth Trainee / Skillseeker

If a member of your household is undergoing a training course as an Apprentice, Youth Trainee or Skillseeker, we may be able to give you a discount on your council tax bill.

To qualify, the trainee must be:
  • Aged under 25
  • Undergoing a recognised course of training
  • Paid no more than £195 per week gross
To qualify, the Apprentice must be:
  • Paid no more than £195 per week gross
  • and the training must lead to a qualification recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examination Regulation or the Scottish Vocational Education Council

Important note: After you have submitted this form online, you will be asked to print it and pass to the employer to authorise. The completed form should then be sent to the Benefits and Council Tax Team, PO Box 18015, Glenrothes, KY7 5YJ.