About Business Rates
Business rates are more formally known as non-domestic rates and are an important part of the financing of Local Government. For further information please see the FAQ card.
How to pay your business rates
The Swale Borough Council website allows you to pay your rates online, over the phone or by using a debit or credit card. These can be completed on the SBC website.
There are also a variety of forms of Business Rate relief such as Small Business Rate Relief, Charitable Rate Relief, Rate Relief on the grounds of Hardship, Rural Rate Relief and Empty Property Rates.
To find out more about these, please visit the Business Rate Relief page on the Swale Borough Council website: