Council tax comparison

County Council taxes 2019/20

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
Northamptonshire 4.99% £1,236.10    
Hampshire 2.99% £1,236.87   Yes
Somerset 3.99% £1239.73    
Staffordshire 2.95% £1,246.23    
Worcestershire 3.99% £1,260.75    
Essex 3.99% £1,270.44    
Suffolk 3.99% £1,292.13 Yes  
Leicestershire 3.99% £1,292.18    
Lincolnshire 4.95% £1,292.40 Yes  
Gloucestershire 4.99% £1,293.70 Yes  
Kent 4.99% £1,299.42   Yes
North Yorkshire 4.99% £1,311.16    
Cambridgeshire 4.99% £1,312.11    
Derbyshire 3.99% £1,322.88    
Buckinghamshire 2.99% £1,329.64   Yes
Lancashire 3.99% £1,346.59    
Hertfordshire 2.99% £1,359.94 Yes  
Norfolk 2.99% £1,362.24 Yes
West Sussex 4.99% £1,383.57 Yes Yes
Devon 3.99% £1,384.29    
Cumbria 3.99% £1,385.28 Yes  
Warwickshire 4.99% £1,431.81 Yes  
East Sussex 2.99% £1,434.78   Yes
Surrey 2.99% £1,453.50 Yes Yes
Oxfordshire 2.99% £1,468.83 Yes Yes
Nottinghamshire 3.99% £1,476.06    

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