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Disabled relief

Relief of up to 100% is available to establishments where nursing care is provided within the terms of the Rating (Disabled Persons) Act 1978.

To qualify for any relief, 50% or more of the premises must be used exclusively for one of the following:

  • residential accommodation for care or aftercare of those suffering from illness
  • training or activities for people suffering/who have suffered illness or are disabled
  • provide welfare services for disabled people.

Care does not include medical, surgical or dental treatment.

How do I apply?

Apply online for disablement relief

Should you have any queries, please contact the Local Taxes team on 01738 477430 or e-mail