Who is eligible for relief?

Any property which is used, predominantly or exclusively, to provide retail, hospitality or leisure service can apply and if the use of property, and description in Valuation Roll https://www.saa.gov.uk, meet criteria relief can be awarded.

How long will it take the Council to process my application?

Once you have completed all sections of the application we will review your application and aim to make a decision within 10 working days.

If I qualify, what will I pay?

If you qualify for this relief no rates will be payable by you, for this property in 2020/21

How long do I have to apply for the relief?

Relief can be applied for at any time but until an application is received and assessed, rates should be paid as requested on the demand notice you have received.

What if I have more than one eligible property?

You need to apply separately for every property that you have, using the account reference number on each bill.

I own a property, but it is not in use/unoccupied at present, do I still qualify for the grant?

The property must have been occupied on 17th March 2020.

Retail Hospitality Leisure Relief Application Form

Last updated: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 2:02 PM