Report a change of address or circumstances

Moving house

You need to tell us if you:

  • move within Adur or Worthing
  • move into Adur or Worthing
  • 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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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: 30 September 2021

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