Empty property rate relief

Business Rates will not be payable in the first 3 months that a property is empty.

This can be extended to 6 months if the property was inherited and fits into one of these criteria:

  1. Constructed or adapted for use in the course of a trade or business
  2. Constructed or adapted for use for one or more of the following purposes: 

– the manufacture, repair or adaption of goods or materials, or the subjection of goods or materials to any purpose

– storage (including the storage or handling of goods in the course of their distribution)

 – the working or processing of minerals

– the generation of electricity

Empty property rate relief online form

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