If you are having difficulty paying your Business Rates, please 'Talk to us' so we can help you. Also, look at our financial support and advice resources.

Income from Business Rates helps us to provide many essential services for local people in Wolverhampton.

What should I do if I'm unable to pay my Business Rates?

We understand that not everyone can pay their Business Rates on time during this challenging period. You may be worrying about money because your business’s income has changed. We offer a range of support and advice to help you to make your business rates payments. If you are finding it hard to pay, we urge you to contact us as soon as possible. By talking to us we may be able to help you by:

  • Making sure you are getting the correct reductions that could reduce your bill
  • Choosing a way to pay that is best for you
  • Choosing a payment date that is best for you
  • Making an arrangement so you know what to pay and when

Our dedicated team is ready to take your call to discuss your outstanding payment and your current situation. We urge you contact by telephoning 01902 551166 us as soon as possible so that we can start to help you.

Our phone lines are open from:

  • Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 4.30pm

The reception at the Civic Centre is currently open 10am-3pm Monday to Friday. Please note, you must have been issued with a reception ticket before 2:30pm to see an adviser.

You can also email us by completing our web form

Contact Business Rates

Financial support or advice

Please be aware that financial support and advice is available from the council to businesses during these challenging times.