Decision details

NNDR Hardship scheme for 2021/22 applications

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Smart City

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This report will seek approval for a new NNDR Hardship scheme for applications received in 2021/22.



The Cabinet Member approved the Council’s Guidelines for applications for NNDR Discretionary Relief policy document be amended as shown at Appendix A to reflect a change of policy and process for NNDR Hardship Relief applications received in respect of the 2021/22 financial year.


3.        Reasons for Decision 

The pre-pandemic arrangements for the processing of NNDR Hardship Relief applications involved limited delegated authority and the majority of cases being considered by the Rating Advisory Panel. This process has been successful over many years and during 2020/21 remained in place for applications relating to 2019/20 or earlier financial years.

Publication date: 12/10/2021

Date of decision: 15/11/2021

Effective from: 23/11/2021

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