What your Council Tax pays for

Council Tax in Medway is one of the lowest in the area, but it pays for over 140 important services that you use on a regular basis. These include:

  • street cleaning and parking
  • waste and recycling
  • highways and public transport.

Council Tax also helps to keep you safe and cared for, with services such as community safety, adult and children services, police services and fire and rescue services.

Council Tax booklet

Find out more about the services your Council Tax pays for in your Council Tax booklet:

Read the 2024 to 2025 Council Tax booklet

Download the 2024 to 2025 Council Tax booklet

The booklet includes details about spending by Kent Police & Crime Commissioner and Kent Fire & Rescue Service.