Issue details

Discretionary Business Rate Relief (DRR) for Charities, Not-For-Profit & Voluntary Organisations

We will be undertaking a public consultation process on potential amendments to the existing policy for awarding this discretionary relief. The purpose of this report is to present the results of the consultation and to propose a revised policy for approval, and implementation in April 2018. 


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/09/2017

Decision due: 6 Mar 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Craig Cheney, Designated Deputy Mayor with responsibility for Finance, Governance and Performance

Contact: Chris Holme, Interim Service Manager - Corporate Finance Email:

Scrutiny Remit / Input: Overview and Scrutiny Management Board/ Resources Scrutiny Commission