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Business Rate Reliefs

Last updated on: 09-Apr-2021

3. Rural rate relief

You could get rural rate relief if your business is in a rural area with a population below 3,000.

If you think you qualify for this you can get up to 100% off your business rates.

You can get rural rate relief if your business is:

  • The only general store, food shop or post office with a rateable value of up to £8,500
  • The only pub or petrol station with a rateable value of up to £12,500
  • Other rural property with a rateable value of up to £16,500
Rural Settlements Around Gravesham
Rural Area (Parish) Rural Settlements


Cobham Village


Sole Street


Henly Street




Lower Shorne




Shorne Ridgeway


Church Street


Dillywood Lane


Higham Upshire


Lower Higham


Three Crutches


Culverstone Green




Hook Green


Meopham Green


Vigo Village


Download and complete the application form.

Further information

For more information please consult the Rural Rate Relief Scheme document.


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