Business rates are calculated and collected by the Council. Under the business rates retention arrangements, the Council retains a proportion of the business rates collected to help pay for local services provided by the Council. Business rates are charged on most non-domestic properties (including commercial), for example:
If you have recently moved your business into a non-domestic property in Trafford, or plan to shortly, please let us know by contacting the Business Rates team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may be able to get business rates relief.
This is sometimes automatic, but you will need to apply directly for a number of the relief schemes available, including: