Revaluation Discretionary Relief

The scheme will help businesses with a rateable value of less than £200,000 and facing an increase in Business Rates of over 12.5% this financial year.

A discretionary funding pot of £300 million has been made available nationally.

It is payable over 4 years to enable billing authorities to support those facing the steepest increases in their Business Rates. 

The scheme will help businesses with a rateable value of less than £200,000 and facing an increase in Business Rates of over 12.5% this financial year. The ratepayer must have been in occupation on 31 March 2017.

For more information please read our Icon for pdf policy [268.88KB] or contact our Business Rates office.

Please note the relief for 2019/20 will remain at the same rate as 2018/19.