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Council Tax explained

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Council Tax information

Council Tax is your contribution to the many services that Fareham Borough Council provides such as collecting and recycling refuse and providing housing, as well as providing funds for Hampshire County Council, Hampshire's Police & Crime Commissioner and Hampshire Fire & Rescue Authority.

The following web pages have been produced by Fareham Borough Council to give you some information about Council Tax in your Borough. If there is any information that you cannot find, or if the web pages do not answer all of your questions, please let us know.

How to contact us:

What is Council Tax?

This year's Council Tax and how it will be spent:

Paying your Council Tax:

Money off your Council Tax:

Appealing against Council Tax decisions:

Moving into or out of a property in Fareham:

What we do if you don't pay your Council Tax:

Our service targets:

Other useful links

For further information please contact the Council Tax office on Tel: 01329 824651, or e-mail

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Fareham Borough Council, Civic Offices, Civic Way, Hampshire, PO16 7AZ
Tel: +44 (0) 1329 236100 | Mobile Text/Photo: 07876 131415
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