How do you qualify:

Properties occupied by providers on Ofsted’s Early Years Register and which are wholly or mainly used for the provision of the Early Years Foundation Stage may qualify for this discount.

What do you get:

The value of the discount will be 100% of the net rates bill (after all other mandatory and Government funded discretionary reliefs have been applied) for the period 1 April 2021 to 30 June 2021.

The value of the discount will be 66% of the net rates bills for the period 1 July 2021 to 31 March 2022, subject to the discount being capped at £105,000 per business.

Please refer to the Government guidance for full details

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How do you apply:

We will identify those who appear to qualify for the period 1 April 2021 to 30 June 2021 and award the relief automatically.  Before the discount can be awarded for the period 1 July 2021 to 31 March 2022 we will require you to complete a declaration opting in or out of the scheme and declaring that you will or will not exceed the cash cap.