Business rates explained

How your business rates are worked out

Find the rateable value of your business property and see how this is used to work out your business rates.

Discounts for small businesses

Small business rate relief for businesses with rateable values of less than £15,000

Empty properties and business rates

Exemptions from business rates for unoccupied properties

Transitional relief

Reducing the impact of changes in your rateable value from April 2017.

Charities and sports clubs

Business rate reductions for registered charities and community sports clubs

Pubs, rural businesses and local newspapers

Business rate reductions for pubs, businesses in rural areas and local newspapers

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