• Business Rates

    Business Rates and Rateable Values

Who should pay business rates and how are your business rates calculated?

Did you know that you may be eligible for Business Rate Reductions?

  • Businesses with a rateable value of less than £15,000
  • Empty business properties may be eligible for a period of time
  • Business Rate Relief Scheme for new commercial development
  • Transitional Relief as part of the Valuation Office Agency

interesting fact

The Bury Market Charter dates back to the 1440's and to this day markets are run every week in Bury, Radcliffe and Ramsbottom.

Rateable Value of your Property

The Valuation Office Agency sets the rateable value of your property, which is used by Bury Council to calculate your business rate bill.

You can request amendments to your property/valuation details, review valuation details for similar properties and challenge your rateable value via Gov.uk - Find and check your business rates valuation.