Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To determine the level and type of National Non Domestic Rate Relief.
The Executive Meeting considered the criteria for Discretionary Rate Relief of Business Rates and agreed that:-
a) the criteria for 20% Discretionary ‘Top Up’ Rate Relief, for Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC), as detailed at Appendix 1 of the report, be adopted for the financial year 2012/13;
b) the criteria for 50% Discretionary Rate Relief (DRR) for Non-Profit Making Organisations that were neither CASC nor Registered Charities, as detailed at Appendix 2 of the report be adopted for the financial year 2012/13;
c) the consultation exercise with stakeholders which commenced in January 2012 should continue in order to identify possible new criteria for 20% ‘Top Up’ DDR for Registered Charities, with proposed criteria being presented for approval in January 2013 with a view to them being adopted for the financial year 2013/14; and
d) village shops (as defined in regulations) continue to receive 30% DRR for the financial year 2012/13.
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: N/A
Decision Reference: ED1380
Forward Plan Reference: FIN99
Statutory Responsibility to determine. Representations in writing to the Corporate Director, Corporate and Support Services prior to the decision
Contact: Alison Blount, Corporate and Support Services Email: email@example.com Tel: 0161 474 5107.
Report author: Alison Blount
Publication date: 29/02/2012
Date of decision: 27/02/2012
Decided at meeting: 27/02/2012 - Executive
Effective from: 07/03/2012