Doncaster Borough Council

Council Tax and Business Rates

Doncaster Borough Council is a local authority in England. It contains approximately 136,470 residential properties subject to Council Tax, and approximately 9,179 commercial properties subject to Business Rates.

The most common Council Tax band in Doncaster is A, and the median Council Tax band is A.

The average (mean) Council Tax value in Doncaster is £1,067.59.

See these figures compared to other councils on our Council Tax Comparison page.

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Council Tax Bands

Band Amount Properties
Band A £923 80,210
Band B £1,077 24,653
Band C £1,231 14,887
Band D £1,384 9,130
Band E £1,692 4,514
Band F £2,000 2,072
Band G £2,307 897
Band H £2,769 107

Business Rate Stats

Number of Rateable Premises 9,179
Number of premises with rateable value greater than £10,000 2,954
Number of premises with rateable value greater than £100,000 382
Number of premises with rateable value greater than £1,000,000 26
Highest Rateable Value £5,390,000
Average Rateable Value (Mean) £25,801
Median Rateable Value £5,800
Typical Rateable Value (Mode) £275

Business Rate Multipliers

Rating Band Values Up To Multiplier
Small £18,000 48.4%
Large all higher values 49.7%

Statistical information (eg, number of properties per council tax band, average business rates) are a snapshot from the time when this data was last updated. New constuction, demolition, change of use and revaluing means that the number of properties continuously changes, and this takes time to feed through to the published data.

Although Doncaster Borough Council sends out the bills and collects the money, it is not responsible for the entire amount that you owe.

Council tax is levied by a variety of different bodies, including Fire authorities and Police authorities as well as the local councils. Not all of these will apply to every location, but there will usually be more than one authority which levies council tax.

Business rates are set centrally by national government, according to a formula based on the nominal rental value of a property. Local authorities have some discretion to allow Business Rate Relief under certain circumstances, but they cannot vary the basic level at which Business Rates are charged.

Postcodes in Doncaster Borough Council

Active geographic postcodes only. Non-geographic and "large user" codes are not listed here, as they do not have taxable addresses. For details of all postcodes in an area, see Check My Postcode.