Rural areas - Business Rate relief

Properties in rural settlements with a population below 3,000 may be entitled to relief of 50%.

The property must be occupied and must be:

  • the only general store, the only post office or a food shop and have a rateable value of less than £8,500; or
  • the only public house or the only petrol station and have a rateable value of less than £12,500.

We have discretion to grant other types of relief on the remaining bill. Please email businessrates@runnymede.gov.uk or call  01932 838383 for more information.