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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-01211: Rachael Hamilton (South Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 4 July 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how many businesses have seen a reduction or remission in non-domestic rates through the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015.

Answered by: Angela Constance 8 August 2016

This information will be collated at a local authority level as part of our regular monitoring arrangements and will be available later in the year.

The Scottish Government understands that Perth and Kinross Council has decided to make use of its power, brought in by the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act, to reduce non-domestic rates in respect of 2016-17.