Introduction to Business Rates

11 November 2021: Virtual
27 January 2022: Virtual

This one day training course is to be delivered virtually through ‘Go-To-Meeting’ by Janet Alexander IRRV (Hons), Professional Services Officer, IRRV and is designed for new entrants with little or no knowledge of business rates. It would equally be suitable for customer service staff working within or requiring knowledge of the subject.

Attendees will gain an understanding in the following aspects of business rates:-

  • Administration

  • Valuation.

  • Liability.

  • Reliefs.

  • Billing, Collection and Enforcement.

It will be an interactive day with an opportunity to ask questions throughout. Attendees will be provided with a hand-out in advance of the course.


Course Details

The course starts at 9.30am and finishes approx. 4.30pm unless otherwise stated. Numbers will be limited to 20.


Please book online using the Book Now Icon above (left hand corner of screen)


£125 plus VAT IRRV Member Rate (valid for Individual Members)
£155 plus VAT Forum/Organisational Member Rate
£185 plus VAT Non- Member Rate

Special Offer: 3 for 2 for all Members
*This offer is available to organisations sending 3 or more delegates and attending from the same organisation. Bookings must be made at the same time. At least one of the delegates must be a member of the Institute in order to receive this discount or alternatively, the organisation subscribes to the Forum Service.

For details on how to become a member click here. To subscribe to the Forum Service, please click here.  


The Institute will make every effort to give delegates as much notice as possible of any programme changes or the cancellation / re-scheduling of an event. However, it does reserve the right to make changes to advertised programmes and to cancel / re-schedule events. In the unlikely event of an event being cancelled / re-scheduled, either a full refund will be made or alternatively, any fee paid will be credited against a future booking. The Institute will not be liable for any travel and / or accommodation costs incurred by the attendee should an event be cancelled / re-scheduled.



VAT will be applied at the current rate. Cancellations two weeks before course date will be charged at 50%. Cancellations after this date will be charged at 100%. A substitute attendee is allowed at any time at no extra cost.

For more information please call 020 7691 8974/8987 or email

Delegate Fees

IRRV Personal Membership - Nov £125.00

Forum/Organisational Member - Nov £155.00

Non Member - Nov £185.00

IRRV Personal Membership - Jan 2022 £125.00

Forum/Organisational Member - Jan 2022 £155.00

Non Member - Jan 2022 £185.00