Exemptions and reliefs for business rates

Details of the various schemes

Reductions in the amount of business rates to which a business is liable are provided through certain specific schemes.


  • Farm land & buildings
  • Churches
  • Sewers
  • Public Parks
  • Certain property used for the disabled
  • Property in an Enterprise Zone
  • Moveable moorings
  • Bed and breakfast for up to 6 guests where the premise is mainly residential
Reliefs & reductions
Scope for reducing business rates liability is provided through the schemes listed on the right.