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Moving your business in or out of the area

If you are moving your business in or out of the Borough os Stockton-on-Tees, you can find out how to let us know by following the guidance on this page.

 

Tell us that you are moving into the area and want to register for Business Rates

If you are a business moving into the Stockton area or you are the leaseholder of a business premises you will need to register for Business Rates. To do this please email [email protected]. In your email you will need to include:

  • Your name and trading name along with any business partners OR the limited company name and company registration number
  • The address that you have move into/are the leaseholder for
  • The date that you occupied the property and any dates that the property has been empty
  • Whether you have purchased the property please advise us of the purchase date
  • Whether you are leasing the property please advise us of the name and address of your landlord
  • Please advise us if you would not like to receive your bills via email

If the property is eligible and you would like to apply for Small Business Rate Relief please confirm that you are the director of the company and that this will be the only property that you occupy, or that you have additional properties each have a rateable value of less than £2,900 and the total rateable value of all properties is below £20,000.

 

Tell us that you are moving out, or to another property, and want to update your Business Rates account

If you need to let us know that your business has moved out, or to another property in the Stockton area please log into your online account to advise us of the change by choosing to upload documents and information.

 Log in or register for an online account

 

Moving out of the area

If you are moving out of the property and have not occupied another property in Stockton please include:

  • The date that you moved out of the property and the date that the property was emptied
  • The date that your lease ends and the name and address of your landlord (if applicable)
  • If you have sold the property please advise us of the date of sale and the owner details

 

Moving into another property in the area

If you are moving out of the property and have occupied another property in Stockton please include:

  • The date that you moved out of the property and the date that the property was emptied
  • The date that your lease ends and the name and address of your landlord (if applicable)
  • If you have sold the property please advise us of the date of sale and the owner details
  • The address that you have move into/are the leaseholder for
  • The date that you occupied the property and any dates that the new property has been empty
  • If you have purchased the property please advise us of the purchase date
  • If you are leasing the property please advise us of the name and address of your landlord

If the property is eligible and you would like to apply for Small Business Rate Relief please confirm that you are the director of the company and that this will be the only property that you occupy, or that you have additional properties each have a rateable value of less than £2,900 and the total rateable value of all properties is below £20,000.