You may be eligible for local or national business rates relief even if you do not currently receive it

The complexity of the business rates system means that it can sometimes be difficult to identify if you may be eligible for local or national rates relief. Even if you do not currently receive business rates relief, by undertaking strategic appeal activity it is possible for our team to trigger relief thereby reducing your business rates bill.

If your property is undergoing building works or has become partially or fully vacant, we may be able to reduce your rates bill. Contact us today to discuss if you may be eligible for rates relief, or upload your business rates bill for a no obligation review.

If your premises are affected by local disruption such as flooding, building or roadworks, you may be eligible for a temporary reduction in your business rates.

As an CPA client, we will always be on hand to help and advise regarding circumstances which may reduce your business rates liability. Our professional Surveyors can assess your property to confirm if you qualify for rates relief or whether you can take action to ensure you qualify for relief on your business rates bills.


To help small businesses there are two main ways to help reduce business rate bills: using a lower multiplier to calculate the bill, and applying a discount to the bill depending on the rateable value. This help is called Small Business Rate Relief.