Moving into Camden

If you are moving home and responsible for paying council tax you must let us know as soon as possible.  This is to make sure you pay the right amount.  There is a legal requirement to tell us within 21 days.

Register for council tax in Camden

Register for council tax in Camden if you are moving here from another borough.  You may also have to register for council tax for other reasons, for example if you have a change in your employment status.

When you register for council tax you will have the option to create a Camden Account.  The Camden Account allows you to manage your council tax online, view bills, arrange a direct debit and also access other council services.

You will need to provide:

  • the date your tenancy ended or you sold the property 
  • the date you actually moved out of the property 
  • whether the property was left furnished or unfurnished 
  • the name of the landlord, next tenant or the current owner 
  • the address of the property you are moving into
  • the name of anyone moving in with you who is over 18.

Moving within or out of Camden

Tell us if you're moving within Camden or out of Camden

If you're registered for council tax in Camden and you move home, you need to tell us so we can close your account.  If you are moving to another address in Camden we will set up a new account at your new address. 

If you have a Camden Account:

Log in and use the change of address form

If you don't have a Camden Account you can still:

Tell us about your change of address

You’ll need: 

  • the date your tenancy ended or you sold the property
  • the date you actually moved out of the property 
  • whether the property was left furnished or unfurnished 
  • the name of the landlord, next tenant or the current owner.

Tell other services when you move

Tell other organisations about your change of address

When you move home you may need to inform other council services about your move. As well as completing a council tax moving home form you can:

You will also need to inform many different organisations and services. This includes your bank, utilities and doctor. You should make sure you've told all the right services about your move.