Business rates (or non-domestic rates) are collected by us from businesses and others who occupy non-domestic property to contribute towards the cost of local services.
The rates are pooled by central government and then redistributed to local councils according to the number of people living in the area.
Read the Explanatory Notes for 2021/2022 below for more information, or find our more about how business rates are calculated.
Pay your business rates
You can pay your business rates quickly and easily online:
You can also set up a Direct Debit to make paying business rates even easier in future:
If you have any queries concerning your bill please contact us on 01462 474668.
Request a bill
You can request a copy of your last Business Rates bill below:
Contact us as soon as possible if you're struggling to pay your Business Rates or Business Improvement District Levy.
We can spread your payments over 12 months instead of the usual 10 to reduce the amount you need to pay each month.
You can speak to one of our staff to discuss your payments if you're having financial problems:
Moving in or out of business premises
If your business is moving in to or out of North Hertfordshire, please complete the appropriate form below to register with us or let us know: