Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Council Tax and Business rates
Dedicated Covid-19 Helpline for Powys residents and businesses.
Telephone number 01597 826345 Open 9am - 1pm
Find out about Grants and Reliefs, Benefits and Awards, Managing your Money and Debt Advice, and other help and support.
Financial support is being provided to businesses affected by the firebreak action.
We are waiting final guidance from Welsh Government as to the details of the schemes that will be put in place. Where possible payments will be made automatically. Powys businesses are asked not to contact the county council at this stage but to give us time to work up the arrangements. Information will be publicised as soon as it is available.
24th March 2020
Business Rates : Whilst we are working with our software suppliers concerning the recent Non Domestic Rating relief announcement, we have suspended the Direct Debit collection of the April 2020 Instalments to ensure any enhanced relief is granted.
20th March 2020
Changes to opening times of the Council Tax and Business Rates and Awards telephone lines.
Please note that from 23rd March the council tax/ business rates & awards service will only be taking calls between the hours of 9am till 1pm.