Aberdeen City Council

North of Scotland

Councils urged to use rates powers

October 30, 2017

Only Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire councils are using powers introduced two years ago enabling Scotland’s 32 local authorities to cut business rates, according to the Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC).


No rates relief for city shopkeepers

October 28, 2017

Shopkeepers affected by the multimillion-pound revamp of Aberdeen city centre are furious after the council confirmed it would not offer them any relief on their business rates.