Reliefs & Exemptions

You may-be exempt from paying all or part of your business rates if you qualify for the following discounts, called a ‘relief’.
  • Charitable and Discretionary Relief
  • Rural Rate Relief
  • Hardship Relief
  • Partly Occupied Premises
  • Small Business Relief
  • Retail Rate Relief Scheme
  • Section 44a Relief
  • Subsidy Control (formerly State Aid)

For more information on these types of ‘reliefs’ please click on the relevant supporting documents shown below.

Under the heading 'Related Forms' the Small Business Rate Relief form will open an online application.