Report a change of address or circumstances

Moving house

You need to tell us if:

  • you move within Adur or Worthing
  • you move into Adur or Worthing
  • you move out of Adur or Worthing

You may need to provide the following information, depending on your circumstances:

  • your name, address and contact telephone number and/or email address
  • the address you are moving from/to
  • the date you are moving
  • whether the property is owned or rented
  • the date the property is being sold
  • tenancy start/end date
  • if the property is furnished/unfurnished
  • the number of people aged over 18 in the property
  • the name and address of the solicitors acting on your behalf
  • the name of the person the property has been sold to
  • the landlord or agent's name and address
  • the names of any tenants remaining after you have moved out

If you're moving in, please complete the following form and return it to us:

If you're moving out, please complete the following form and return it to us:

Also: Please be aware that the Electoral Register is not updated when you move in or out of a property. You will therefore need to update your details using the online register to vote registration process.

Other changes you need to tell us about

If your circumstances change, you need to tell us straight away as you may be paying the wrong amount.

You need to tell us if:

  • you change your name
  • someone in your household dies
  • someone moves in or out
  • someone becomes, or is no longer, a student
  • a child turns 18
  • you are away from home providing care for someone else
  • you permanently go into care or into hospital
  • a previously empty property is now being lived in

This is not a complete list. If you think a change may affect your bill, you need to tell us as soon as possible.

Please complete the following form and return it to us:

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Need assistance? Get in touch:

Adur Council Tax

Telephone01273 263111 (9am to 5pm, Mon to Fri)

EmailEmail this service (revsbens@adur-worthing.gov.uk)

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Worthing Council Tax

Telephone01903 221061 (9am to 5pm, Mon to Fri)

EmailEmail this service (revsbens@adur-worthing.gov.uk)

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Page last updated: 15 July 2021