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Charity Relief Review - Business Rates

Basildon Council regularly undertakes a review of all Mandatory and/or Discretionary Business Rates Relief made to charitable organisations.

If our records show that you are a charitable organisation receiving Mandatory and/or Discretionary Business Rates Relief then you will receive a letter asking you to complete a revised application form for Mandatory and/or Discretionary Business Rates Relief. 

You can complete the review online.  See: Apply online for Mandatory / Discretionary Rate Relief for Charitable and other Non-profit Making Organisations

IMPORTANT: The above form should only be completed if you have received a Business Rates Charity Relief review letter form Basildon Council

Supporting documents you will be expected to provide

  • A charity registration certificate from the charity commissioners
  • A Community Amateur Sports Club certificate or academy documentation
  • A copy of the audited accounts and balance sheet for the last two years
  • Any other information, which you wish to submit  in support of your application, for example: copies of your constitution or rules of the organisation.

Copies of the above documents can be sent to us;

Basildon Borough Council
Non-Domestic Rates Section
Basildon Centre, St Martins Square
SS14 1BY