Council tax comparison

County Council taxes 2017/18

The council tax rate of Hampshire County Council is one of the lowest of any county council in England.

County Council Increase (%) Band D Council Tax Fire SE
Somerset 3.99% £1,124.79    
Hampshire 4.99% £1,133.10   Yes
Staffordshire 4.95% £1,142.54    
Worcestershire 2.94% £1,155.31    
Essex 2.97% £1,163.70    
Northamptonshire 4.98% £1,166.59 Yes  
Leicestershire 3.99% £1,172.38    
Lincolnshire 3.95% £1,173.42 Yes  
Kent 3.99% £1,178.82   Yes
Gloucestershire 3.99% £1,179.26 Yes  
Suffolk 3.00% £1,183.50 Yes  
North Yorkshire 3.99% £1,189.50    
Cambridgeshire 2.00% £1,190.43    
Derbyshire 3.99% £1,211.66    
Buckinghamshire 4.99% £1,218.08   Yes
Lancashire 3.99% £1,221.74    
Hertfordshire 4.99% £1,245.83 Yes  
Norfolk 4.80% £1,247.94 Yes  
West Sussex 3.95%  £1,255.59 Yes Yes
Devon 4.99% £1,267.92    
Cumbria 3.99% £1,281.02 Yes  
Warwickshire 3.99% £1,298.88 Yes  
East Sussex 4.99% £1,314.36   Yes
Dorset 4.99% £1,326.87    
Surrey 4.99% £1,331.55 Yes Yes
Oxfordshire 4.99% £1,345.59 Yes Yes
Nottinghamshire 4.75% £1,351.97    

Key

Fire = These county councils also provide fire services, so are not directly comparable with counties which have a separate fire authority.

SE = County in the South East