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Non Domestic Rates (business rates) are a national property tax on all commercial properties administered by Dundee City Council.

The amount of rates that you will pay is dependent on the rateable value given to that property, multiplied by the uniform business poundage, this is set by the Scottish Government.  The Business rates guidance and calculator can be found on the website.

To search for a rateable value (which is set by the Scottish Assessors office), visit their website.

A revaluation of the rateable values for all Non Domestic properties took place on 1st April 2017.  Some frequently asked questions are detailed in the Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation (IRRV) Getting Professional Advice leaflet (107KB PDF).    

We accept payments of Non Domestic Rates by a number of methods.

If you are having difficulty in paying your Non Domestic Rates it is important that you contact us as soon as possible to allow us to help. Please contact us on 01382 431203.

Our forms section allows you to register for Non Domestic Rates, notify us of changes in circumstances and also apply for relief, reductions, exemptions and bonus schemes.

Q & A on Reforms to Non-Domestic Rating System

Important tax information for tenants of commercial property

Contact Us

Tel:  01382 431203.

You can visit our Enquiry Office based at Dundee House, 50 North Lindsay Street.

Office & Telephone opening hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday - 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.

You can also write to the Non Domestic Rates Department:-

Director of Corporate Services
Non Domestic Rates
PO BOX 216
Dundee DD1 3YJ