West Berkshire Council

Business Rate Reductions and Relief

Help with your Business Rates

There are a number of rate reductions and reliefs that businesses can apply for. You can find more information in our pdf icon Business Rates Explanatory notes 2019/20 [161kb]  or through the Gov.uk website

Please contact us to apply.

Our doc icon Discretionary Rate Relief Policy 2019/20 [262kb] gives details of local reliefs available.

From the 1st April 2019 the Government has announced a one-third discount for eligible retail businesses with a rateable value of less than £51,000 up to state aid limits.

Further details and an application are available here:    

doc icon Business Rates Retail Relief Application and qualifying criteria [71kb]

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