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Business rates relief

Types of business rates relief

Certain types of property or business may be entitled to relief (discount) on their business rates. See below for details of the types of relief available.

Apply for business rates relief

Some businesses and community organisations are able to claim a discount on their business rates.

Small business rates relief

For businesses occupying:

a) only one property, which has a 2017 rateable value of less than £15,000

b) more than one property provided that none of the additional properties have a rateable value above £2,899, and the total rateable value is less than £20,000.

Apply for small business rates relief

Mandatory relief

Organisations such as charities and sports clubs, which are not run for profit, can claim 80 per cent business rates relief by completing and returning the form below.

 Mandatory relief application form (PDF 159KB)

Discretionary relief

Organisations that are not run for profit and demonstrate excellent local impact, inclusivity and community engagement can apply for 100 per cent business rates relief by completing and returning the form below. You will also need to supply evidence with your application.

 Discretionary relief application form (PDF 177KB)

Contact us

Email: business.rates@dacorum.gov.uk
Business rates telephone helpline: 01442 228268