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Swale residents to get rebate after council processing error

Swale Borough Council have released a statement following a processing error to do with the Government’s energy rebate.

The government’s rebate was meant to provide £150 to household in the tax bands A-D. However, the error saw money being taken from people’s accounts.

The council apologised in a statement on the council’s website:

“We are deeply sorry that this has happened, and we have been working to rectify the situation and make sure people’s accounts are in a neutral postion.”

The error caused outrage to residents in the Swale district with many taking to twitter to complain to the council about the incident.

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