Reducing Your Business Rates
The following information can help you reduce your Business Rates if you meet the required criteria.
Empty and Exempt Property Reliefs
If your business premises are empty, you may not have to pay business rates for three months.
For the 2019/20 and 2020/21 financial years, the Government has announced a 1/3rd reduction from your bill if you are a retail store.
Charitable Rate Relief
Information on how you can reduce your bill through the Charitable Rate Relief scheme
Sport Clubs Relief
Information about Business Rates Bill reductions for amateur sport clubs can be found here.
Querying your Rateable Value
Information on how your Rateable Value is calculated and how to appeal against it
Discretionary Rate Relief - Local Government Finance Act 1988
Find out how to apply for Discretionary Rate Relief for Charities and similar organisations, and hardship relief for ratepayers who are struggling.