We know this is a difficult time for many of our residents and that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the economy.

Your council tax pays for essential services that are delivered to all residents in the town, so it is really important that, if your circumstances have not changed, that you continue to pay what you should, maintain your direct debit payments, or payment plan, as detailed on your bill. Thank you for your contribution.

If you are struggling to pay your council tax, we want to make you aware of the support available and how we can help you if you have been affected.

  1. Make sure that you have claimed all of the benefits that you are entitled to. For working age families this is Universal Credit from the Department for Work and Pensions and council tax support from us
  1. If you are struggling, please get in touch with us. The best way to do this is to email Contact Warrington so we can ensure you are getting all of the support you are entitled to
  1. You may be able to adjust your payments by making an arrangement online, we can also look at your arrears so that we consider everything you owe to us and avoid any extra costs or charges

Employment opportunities

Our Employment Development Team is supporting people who are coming out of work as a result of coronavirus. They can support those who wish to temporarily transfer into a new job in one of the expanding sectors as quickly as possible by job matching them with local employers.

Get in touch with our Employment Development Team