Business rates

All businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sector are not required to pay business rates for the 2020/2021 financial year (1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021). This includes:

  • Shops
  • Pubs
  • Theatres
  • Music venues
  • Restaurants
  • Sports clubs
  • Village halls and bingo halls
  • Estate agents
  • Letting agents
  • Registered nursery providers

This relief applies to all of these businesses regardless of their size or rateable value.

Pay and find out about business rates in your local area.