Rural areas

Properties in rural settlements with a population below 3,000 may be entitled to relief of 50%.

The property must be occupied and must be

  • the only general store, the only post office or a food shop and have a rateable value of less than £8,500; or
  • the only public house or the only petrol station and have a rateable value of less than £12,500.

We have discretion to grant other types of relief on the remaining bill. Please email or call  01932 838383 for more information.

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