Business rates - reductions

Download an Empty Relief Application Form

Small Business Bonus Form

Renewable Energy Generation Relief

Hospitality Industry Cap Form

Charities and Sports Clubs

Relief of 80% of the rates bill is given to properties occupied by charities.  The Council has the discretion to reduce all or part of the remaining 20% of the bill.

Relief may be available to Sports Clubs who operate sporting activities as recognised by Sport Scotland. 

Relief is available on properties used for the care or aftercare of people suffering from a disability.

Rural Relief

Relief may be awarded on certain:

  • Village stores or post offices
  • Small food shops
  • Filling stations
  • Children's nurseries
  • Public houses / small hotels 

Renewable Energy Relief

If you require further information regarding Renewable Energy Relief, please contact us on 01786 233175.

If you have any queries regarding Rates Relief, please contact the Rates Team
Tel: 01786 233175
E-mail us