Council Adopts 'high Street Rate Relief Scheme'

Council Adopts 'high Street Rate Relief Scheme'

Sunday 17th Feb 2019

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council has approved plans to adopt the Welsh Government’s ‘High Street Rate Relief Scheme’ to provide support for eligible high street retail businesses in Wales in 2018 - 19.

The Council will be issuing application forms directly to eligible ratepayers throughout July. The Scheme offers up to £250 discount on a business rate bill per property for Tier 1 properties and up to £750 per property for Tier 2 properties; the scheme applies to the current financial year 2018-19.

The Authority encourages businesses receiving an application form through the post to complete and return it as soon as possible.

Further information relating to the scheme can be found on Welsh Governments website at;

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