Guide

Business rates guidance
Last updated: 11 April 2019

Getting advice

You can query your rateable value by contacting the Scottish Assessors Association. There's no charge for this.

You can also get help from professional organisations that can put you in touch with a qualified rating surveyor. They will normally belong to one of the following organisations:

You may be charged for any advice you get from a rating surveyor right from the start. You can call the RICS enquiry line on 024 7686 8555 for advice from a local chartered surveyor. The first 30 minutes are free.

RICS can help you check the terms of your lease. For example, RICS can help you check if you're responsible for paying business rates.