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Changes to business rates

Find out the latest business rates multiplier and other recent changes to the business rates system

We have begun processing and issuing grant payments and are working through these as quickly as possible. If you have received a letter advising you that you may qualify for a grant and have already submitted a form, you do not need to complete another form or call us to tell us that you have done so.

The multipliers for 2019/2020 are:

  • Standard multiplier: 50.4
  • Small-business multiplier: 49.1

March 2017 Budget changes

The government announced changes from 1 April 2017 to help businesses who have significant increases in rates bills as a result of the 2017 revaluation:

  • Support for businesses losing small business rate relief and rural rate relief to limit increases in their bills
  • Discretionary relief for those ratepayers impacted the most


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