Business Rates reliefs and discounts

Information about what discounts you may be entitled to receive, such as small business rate relief, discretionary and mandatory rate relief, can be found on our website. You can also email us at (make sure you include your account reference number) and we can send you the relevant application forms or phone us on 01923 278149.

Paying your business rates

The easiest and simplest way to pay your business rates is by Direct Debit. You can choose to pay over 10 months or 12 months and you can pay either on the 1st, 15th or 25th of each month. 

If you already have a Direct Debit set up you don’t need to do anything, as we will always take the right amount of money on the due date. To set up a Direct Debit, download a form at or email us at

You can also pay using our online payment facility at or using our automated 24 hour payment line on 01923 278187