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 leaflet 2020/21 [1Mb] 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 1 April 2020 the government has announced a 100 percent discount for eligible retail leisure and hospitality businesses.

Further details and an application are available to download:

Following the government's recent budget announcement on changes to business rates, pub relief and retail discount schemes, we will be issuing revised bills as soon as we have details. Please continue to pay your current bill and we'll refund you if you've overpaid.

If you require any further details, please contact the Business Rates Team.


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