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Register for business rates

How to register to pay business rates

Who needs to register?

Business rates are charged on most non-domestic properties, like:

  • offices
  • pubs
  • shops
  • factories
  • holiday rental homes

If you're using a building, or part of it, for commercial purposes, you'll likely need to pay business rates.

How to register

If you're moving into a building for non-domestic purposes please register for business rates.

To register your business you'll need:

  • the premises address
  • the date you occupied the premises
  • your company/trading name

Register for business rates

What happens next?

Once we've processed your application we'll send you a bill. The bill will tell you your rateable value, and what you need to pay. To find out more about rateable values, please view our business rates explained page.