Tell us if we need to change your name

It is important that you tell us straight away if you have changed your name or it is spelt incorrectly on your bill.

 

 

Housing Benefit and Council tax Support claimantsHousing Benefit and Council tax Support claimants<div class="ExternalClassD4B78AA64D944732B1BE70BC2A70D0EE"><p>If you claim Housing Benefit, Council tax Support or free school meals and you have changed your name, or the name on your account is incorrect, you must let us know by using the Change in circumstances form.</p><p>Complete section three, sign and hand it in at your nearest <a href="/residents/neighbourhoods-and-community/onestop-centres">One Stop Centre</a>. You can also post it to:</p><div class="text-block"><p>Welfare and Benefits<br> Selectapost 15<br> Leeds<br> LS2 8BA</p> </div><div class="docList one"><div class="listWebpart"><ul><li class="pdf"> <a href="http://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Change%20of%20Circumstances%20Form.pdf"><span class="info">Change in circumstances form<span class="arrow"></span></span><span class="thirdInfo">(PDF, 27MB)</span></a></li></ul></div></div></div>
Name change due to marriage or divorceName change due to marriage or divorce<div class="ExternalClass235F15358A324F9E9B98799B69E94EB6"><p>Provide us with your:</p><ul class="list list-bullet"><li>council tax account number - <a href="/council-tax/your-bill">your account number can be found on your bill</a><br></li><li>name as it appears on your bill at the moment</li><li>what your name needs changing to</li><li>full address</li></ul><div class="text-block"><p> <strong>Telephone:</strong> 0113 222 4404 <span class="font-xsmall">(Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)</span></p><p> <strong>Email:</strong> <a href="mailto:council.tax@leeds.gov.uk">council.tax@leeds.gov.uk</a></p></div></div>
Name on your bill is incorrectName on your bill is incorrect<div class="ExternalClass1264ADD1D89F4AA2ABA97697FECE5B39"><p>Provide us with your:</p><ul class="list list-bullet"><li>council tax account number - <a href="/council-tax/your-bill">your account number can be found on your bill</a><br></li><li>name as it appears on your bill at the moment</li><li>what your name needs changing to</li><li>full address</li></ul><div class="text-block"><p> <strong>Telephone:</strong> 0113 222 4404 <span class="font-xsmall">(Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)</span></p><p> <strong>Email:</strong> <a href="mailto:council.tax@leeds.gov.uk">council.tax@leeds.gov.uk</a></p></div></div>
Name change by deed pollName change by deed poll<div class="ExternalClassBF98BA5775AD4A9688756596C70064CA"><p>If you have changed your name by deed poll you will need to provide us with the following:</p><ul class="list list-bullet"><li>council tax account number - <a href="/council-tax/your-bill">your account number can be found on your bill</a><br></li><li>name as it appears on your bill at the moment</li><li>what your name needs changing to<br></li><li>copy of your deed poll certificate</li><li>full address</li></ul><div role="note" aria-label="Information" class="text-highlight"><p>Please do not send original documents by post.</p> </div><p>You can bring this to your nearest <a href="/residents/neighbourhoods-and-community/onestop-centres">One Stop Centre</a>, or post it to:</p><div class="text-block"><p>Leeds City Council<br> P.O. Box 60<br> Leeds<br> LS2 8JR</p></div></div>