East Lothian Council

Business rates

Reduce your business rates

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If you pay business rates, your property may be eligible for business rates relief.  

There are various reliefs and exemptions available which can reduce your business rates liability.  

Some of the most common types of relief are shown in the table below.  Just select the link to find out more, or to apply online.

Small business bonus scheme (SBBS) Apply now
Empty properties Apply now 
Charities, sports clubs & recreation clubs Apply now

Other reliefs are available.  Examples are listed below:  

For more information, contact our business rates team and we will make sure you get the help and advice you need.

All applications for relief will be subject to qualifying criteria.  

East Lothian Council, PO Box 13264, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01620 827969

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