Business Rates

Save money on your business rates

Business rates are a considerable overhead for most companies, typically 50% of the annual rent on office or retail space.

70% of properties valued are appealed. A successful appeal will typically result in a saving of between 15% and 30%.

From SMEs to large multi-site blue-chip organisations, our partner specialises in making appeals on all types of commercial property. Our partners will negotiate with the Valuation Office Agency to appeal its business rates on a client’s behalf.

Roughly 36% of businesses do not realise they overpay their business rates.

For most companies, however, understanding business rates is too complex. Because of this, many businesses missed opportunities to reduce their business rates.

A business can take several steps to ensure that it pays the correct business rates and is not overpaying. The majority of information needed is found on the live rating assessment entry for the property, held on the Valuation Office Agency’s website.

We offer your business:

  • An initial free valuation appraisal by a chartered surveyor.
  • No upfront charges.
  • ‘No Win No Fee’ charging structure. 
  • Help and advice – applying for small business rates’ relief, help filling out forms, calculations for transitional relief, guidance with empty or partially empty properties and applying for small business rates’ relief.
  • Fully regulated by RICS & IRRV
  • Advice and help covering all aspects of rating validation, including applying for small business rates’ relief

The process of appealing business rates can be confusing and time-consuming, so our partners do all the hard work.

Saving time allows the business owner to continue with their business’s day-to-day running.

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Why Us?

No win - No fee

Fully managed service

Chartered surveyors

Dedicated account manager

No obligation service

Regulated by RICS and IRRV

How our process works

Our streamlined process is designed to make life easy.

Simply provide 3 months of existing contracts or your requirements and we’ll handle the rest.


A short call to review your circumstances


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Impartial recommendations and full support

Our promise to you

We recommend keeping your current policy if we can not find you better coverage for less.

We will benchmark your current policy for free, so you can be confident that you have the right policy in place.

Our advice is free of charge, independent and non-biased.

We are paid a commission by the partners we work with when you buy a policy or take a service from them. 

As part of our commitment to the environment, we will plant a tree on your behalf with 1001 Trees UK

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