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Business rates and BID

Business rates explained

Information about business rates, including rateable values, how your bill is calculated and appeals

Register for business rates

How to register to pay business rates

Tell us about a move or change

Tell us about a move or change to make sure your Business Rates is correct

How to pay

Find out how to pay your Business Rates including our easy and secure on-line service

Discounts, reliefs and exemptions

Information on discounts, reliefs and exemptions for small businesses, charities, rural properties and much more

Problems paying your business rates

Help if you're having problems paying, and the process we follow if you don't pay your business rates

New properties

Information on new build properties and completion notices

Business rates revaluations

How to find your rateable value. Check, Challenge, Appeal (CCA)

Business Improvement District (BID)

Find out about the BID, and how to pay

Business rates guidance notes

Information to accompany your business rates bill

Business rates data

Information on business rates data we publish


Find out if you're entitled to a business rates refund and how to claim it

Register your holiday accommodation

Information about how holiday accommodations are rated and how to register

Important changes to the rules for holiday lets and self-catering accommodation

More about the changes to the rules for assessing holiday lets for business rates which come into force on 1 April 2023

Notice to business ratepayers

Find out the consultation process for our proposed budget plans