Case Studies

Park Assist

Stiles Harold Williams were instructed to challenge the 2010 Rateable Value on behalf of a client who owned a rural stat ... view case study

Phased Relief Being Phased Out?

We make many applications for empty rates relief on partially occupied property for clients. This applies to those eithe ... view case study

Let Stiles Harold Williams be your guide through the maze of Business Rates

Here at Stiles Harold Williams we deal with all aspects of business rates by using our knowledge and experience to lead you through the complexities of the Rating world, from informal advice and guidance, to undertaking formal appeal work, and bringing you safely through the maze of confusion to ensure you pay the lowest possible business rates.

Our dedicated team of rating surveyors are on hand to guide you every step of the way, to advise on rating strategy, to negotiate with the Valuation Office or Billing Authorities on your behalf, and to try and secure rates savings for you on any property on which you have a rating liability.

Whether you are an occupier paying business rates on property you use, or an owner with empty property but still paying rates, then we are on hand to help and advise you on the best route to take to saving money.

Reducing Your Business Rates Liability, Saving You Money

How Stiles Harold Williams Can Help?

Our team of rating surveyors can help you by:

  • Advising on how the Rating System works
  • Examining your Rateable Value and considering how it can be reduced
  • Providing detailed savings and budgetary reports
  • Submitting Rating Appeals and negotiating with the Valuation Office Agency
  • Advising on Empty Rates issues
  • Actively managing property to obtain all applicable rates reliefs

Why use Stiles Harold Williams?

  • Dedicated team of rating surveyors
  • Local, Regional and National coverage and experience
  • Fees usually based on success
  • Specialist property experience eg Air-related property, hotels, petrol filling stations, etc
  • Compliant with RICS Rating Consultancy Code of Practice
  • Track record of success in securing rates reliefs (empty property, small business etc)
  • Industry leading business rates software and bespoke client reporting
  • Dedicated client managers


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Contact our Specialists

For further information on all Property Rating matters.

Paul Wade
Paul Wade DipSurv MRICS IRRV (Hons)
Partner - Head of Crawley Professional 
01293 441304
07803 283591

Robert Dixon
Robert Dixon BSc (Hons) MRICS
01293 441343
07711 135538

Paula Smith
Paula Smith BA (Hons) DipSurv MRICS
01293 441311
07764 656185

Luke Longley
Luke Longley BSc (Hons)
Graduate Surveyor 
01293 441324
07947 373494