Decision details

Locally Designed and Administered Business Rates Relief Scheme - JAN18/CMDN/89

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Resources

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Cabinet Member approved the amendment to the Local Discretionary Rate Relief scheme for 2017-18 to remove the requirement for an application process.


Reasons for the decision:

The amended scheme will ensure that the additional rate relief due to those businesses who meet the other conditions of the scheme is processed in the current financial year.

Alternative options considered:

There are no other realistic options to ensure that the businesses due the relief under the council’s scheme will receive the relief.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:

ND26 Local discretionary rate relief scheme announced by the Government in the spring budget approved in October 2017.



Publication date: 31/01/2018

Date of decision: 31/01/2018

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