Business rates - retail and nursery discounts

Retail discounts and nursery discounts are provided for eligible businesses. From 2020/21, eligibility for the retail discount has been expanded to include the leisure and hospitality sectors.

In 2021/22, the discounts will apply at:

  • 100% for the 3 months from 1 April 2021 to 30 June 2021
  • 66% for the 9 months from from 1 July 2021 to 31 March 2022

There is no cash cap on the relief received for the period from 1 April 2021 to 30 June 2021.

When completing the form below to confirm the eligibility of your business, you should provide the:

  • business rates reference – this is a 10-digit number starting '14'
  • 5-digit Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code for the main activity of your business – this will either be as stated on your Companies House listing or, if you don't have one, check the Companies House: condensed SIC code list (opens new window or tab) and choose the code that best matches your business
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