Welsh Government consult on latest business rates draft legislation

The Welsh government is calling for technical views on the drafting of legislation and its practical and legal application for the Draft Valuation for Rating (Coronavirus) (Wales) Regulations 2021. They are also looking for clarity on the structure and terminology used within the draft regulations that will be designed to prevent non-domestic rates appeals that cite a Material Change of Circumstances to a property as a result of Covid-19 trading conditions and restrictions.

A copy of the consultation documents and the response form can be found at: Draft Valuation for Rating (Wales) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 | GOV.WALES

Any comments need to be submitted by 27 September 2021 either via completing the online form or email: LGFR1Consultations@gov.wales. Postal submissions will also be accepted.