Empty properties

Properties that can be lived in

There is no discount for empty, unfurnished or unoccupied properties, second homes, properties undergoing structural alterations or properties that are uninhabitable.

Full Council Tax is payable on empty properties.

If your property remains unoccupied and unfurnished for two years, an empty premium of 50% will be added to your Council Tax bill.

Empty homes review

In support of the Government’s initiative to tackle the shortfall in national housing, Poole Borough Council is currently undertaking a review of empty Council Tax properties.

Please complete the form to update the property records for your address.

Page last updated: 17 August 2018
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