Overview of business rates and the most recent figures for non-domestic rates.
Information about the different types of rate relief and how you can apply.
How is rate relief for small businesses calculated and how to apply.
Details about the national non domestic rating multiplier.
How much relief is available on empty properties and how long is the relief for.
Details of rateable values and the appeals process.
Advice about rating advisers and valuations.
Details about property revaluations.
Advice for people struggling to pay business rates with details of the recovery procedure and enforcement fees.
Information about the Kendal Business Improvement District (BID).
Eligibility for the Cumbria 2015 Flooding Business Rates Relief Scheme , exclusions and duration of rates relief. This scheme closed for new applications on 31 December 2016.
Pay business rates online, by direct debit, by telephone, by post with a cheque, directly to our bank account or at local post offices and shops in the district.