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Business rates

Business rates are paid by those who occupy non-domestic properties to contribute to the cost of local services

Business rates 2020 to 2021

Your business rates for 2020–21.

How to pay your business rates

Find out which payment options we accept for your business rates. We recommend you pay by direct debit, but other payment options are available.

How we calculate your bill

Find out how we work out the amount you're charged.

Business rates reductions and relief

There are a number of different reductions available for business rates.

Frequently asked questions

Find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about business rates.

Most common Freedom of Information requests about business rates

We receive a number of Freedom of Information requests (FOIs) about business rates (non-domestic properties). We publish the data that answers the most common of these requests.

Business rates revaluation

At revaluation, the government adjusts the value of business rates to reflect changes in the property market.