Search Legislation

The Council Tax Reduction (State Pension Credit) (Scotland) Regulations 2012

 Help about what version

What Version

  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Entitlement to extended council tax reduction or extended council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits) under the Council Tax Reduction Regulations

This section has no associated Policy Notes

54.—(1) This regulation applies where—

(a)a person became entitled to extended council tax reduction under regulation 68 of the Council Tax Reduction Regulations or to extended council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits) under regulation 73 of those Regulations; and

(b)during that period of entitlement to extended council tax reduction or extended council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits) these Regulations become applicable to that person or that person’s partner in accordance with regulation 12 (application).

(2) Where this regulation applies, for any week during the period of entitlement to extended council tax reduction or extended council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits) referred to in paragraph (1)(a) the amount of council tax reduction to which the person is entitled is the higher of—

(a)the amount of council tax reduction to which the person is entitled under regulation 70(1)(a) of the Council Tax Reduction Regulations or the amount of council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits) to which the person is entitled under regulation 75(1)(a) of those Regulations, as the case may be;

(b)the amount of council tax reduction to which the person would be entitled under the general conditions of entitlement of these Regulations, if regulation 68 (extended council tax reduction) or regulation 73 (extended council tax reduction (qualifying contributory benefits)) of the Council Tax Reduction Regulations did not apply to the person; or

(c)the amount of council tax reduction to which the person’s partner would be entitled under these Regulations if regulation 68 or regulation 73 of the Council Tax Reduction Regulations did not apply to the person.

(3) No partner of a person to whom this regulation applies is entitled to council tax reduction.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Policy Note

Policy Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2012 onwards. Prior to this date these type of notes existed as ‘Executive Notes’ and accompanied Scottish Statutory Instruments from July 2005 until July 2012.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources