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Small Business Bonus Scheme

Details of the bandings and relief you will receive should you meet the conditions of the Small Business Bonus Scheme and how to apply.

Businesses who use or are entitled to use properties with a combined rateable value of £35,000 or less may be entitled to a reduction in their rates bill.

The level of relief for 2017/2018

Combined rateable valueRate relief
£15,000 or less100%
£15,001 to £18,00025%
£18,001 to £35,00025%

If the combined rateable value of two or more of a business's properties in Scotland is between £18,001 and £35,000, the scheme will give a 25% reduction for individual properties with a rateable value of £18,000 or less.

If you receive a reduction we will review this regularly. We will also ask you to fill in an application form.

How to apply

To apply for this reduction fill in our pdf icon Small Business Bonus Application Form [24kb] and return it to the address in the contact us box.