Business Rates - Rural Relief Application

Relief from Non Domestic Rates for General Stores Etc, in Rural Settlements.  Local Government and Rating Act 1997 and The Non Domestic Rates (Rural Areas) (Scotland) Regulations 2017.

The above act provides mandatory and discretionary relief from Non Domestic Rates for certain types of businesses within a rural area. 

Qualifying Property

RV Threshold

Sole general store or post office


Sole petrol station, hotel or public house   


Cap for Discretionary Relief



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