Scotland politics

Scottish council tax 2018/19 - What's happening?

Scotland's 32 local authorities are deciding their council tax rates. Councillors can raise the basic bill by up to 3%. Find out what's happening in your area.

When is your council tax due to be set?
Local authority Rate increase (%) Band D rate increase (£) New Band D council tax bill
Aberdeen 3% £36.90 £1266.90
Aberdeenshire 3% £35 £1,204.62
Angus 3% £33.12 £1,137.28
Argyll and Bute 3% £36.39 £1,249.39
Borders 3% £33.50 £1,150.02
Clackmannanshire 3% £35.46 £1,217.91
Dumfries and Galloway 3% £32.41 £1,112.88
Dundee 3% £37.23 £1,278.00
East Ayrshire 3% £36.74 £1,261.40
East Dunbartonshire 3% £35.28 £1,211.39
East Lothian 3% £34.53 £1,185.68
East Renfrewshire 3% £34.80 £1,194.57
Edinburgh 3% £36.12 £1,240.19
Falkirk 3% £33.06 £1,135.06
Fife 3% £34.55 £1,186.09
Glasgow 3% £37.47 £1,286.47
Highland 3% £35.93 £1,233.82
Inverclyde 3% £35.94 £1,233.94
Midlothian 3% £37.38 £1,283.38
Moray 3% £35.07 £1,204.12
North Ayrshire 3% £35.60 £1,222.16
North Lanarkshire 3% £32.94 £1,130.94
Orkney 3% £32 £1,100
Perth and Kinross 3% £35.43 £1216.43
Renfrewshire 3% £34.92 £1,198.92
Shetland 3% £32.52 £1,117.13
South Ayrshire 3% £35.64 £1,224.23
South Lanarkshire 3% £33.03 £1,134.03
Stirling 3% £35.91 £1,232.91
West Dunbartonshire 3% £34.89 £1,197.89
Western Isles 3% £31.36 £1,086.36
West Lothian 3% £33.84 £1,161.84

What was your council tax set at?

  • Aberdeen - 3% increase - Band D up by £36.90 to £1266.90
  • Aberdeenshire - 3% increase - Band D up by £35 a year to £1,204.62
  • Angus - 3% increase - Band D up by £33.12 a year to £1,137.28
  • Argyll and Bute - 3% increase Band D up by £36.39 to £1,249.39
  • Borders - 3% increase - Band D up by £33.50 a year to £1,150.02
  • Clackmannanshire - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.46 to £1,217.91
  • Dumfries and Galloway - Band D up by £32.41 to £1,112.88
  • Dundee - 3% increase - Band D up by £37.23 to £1,278.00
  • East Ayrshire - 3% increase Band D up by £36.74 to £1,261.40
  • East Dunbartonshire - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.28 to £1,211.39
  • East Lothian- 3% increase - Band D up by £34.53 a year to £1,185.68
  • East Renfrewshire - 3% increase Band D up by £34.80 to £1194.57
  • Edinburgh - 3% increase - Band D up by £36.12 to £1,240.19
  • Falkirk - 3% increase - Band D up by £33.06 to £1,135.00
  • Fife - 3% increase - Band D up by £34.55 to £1186.09
  • Glasgow - 3% increase Band D up by £37.47 to £1,286
  • Highland - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.93 a year to £1,233.82
  • Inverclyde - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.94 to £1,233.94
  • Midlothian - 3% increase - Band D up by £37.38 to £1,283
  • Moray - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.07 a year to £1,204.12
  • North Ayrshire - 3% increase Band D up by £35.60 to £1,222.16
  • North Lanarkshire 3% increase Band D up £32.94 to £1,130.94
  • Orkney - 3% increase Band D up by £2 to £1,100
  • Perth and Kinross - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.43 to £1216.43
  • Renfrewshire - 3% increase - Band D up by £34.92 to £1198.92
  • Shetland - 3% increase - Band D up by £32.52 to £1,117.13
  • South Ayrshire - 3% increase Band D up by £35.64 to £1,224.23
  • South Lanarkshire - 3% increase - Band D up by £33.03 to £1,134.03
  • Stirling - 3% increase - Band D up by £35.91 to £1232.91
  • West Dunbartonshire - 3% increase Band D up by £34.89 to £1197.89
  • Western Isles - 3% increase - Band D up £31.36 a year to £1,086.36
  • West Lothian - 3% increase - Band D up £33.84 a year to £1,161.84
  • All councils have the power to raise the basic council tax bill by up to 3%. This affects every band from A to H.
  • Band D is highlighted as the average council tax bill for householders in Scotland.
  • The above Band D figures do not include water and sewerage charges.

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