Check and challenge your central rating list business rates valuation - register to use the service

The form is to register for the check and challenge service in England in order to check and challenge a 2017 central list business rates valuation.


T048: register to use this service - Central List

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Once completed you should return your form by email to or by post to:

National Valuation Unit,
Valuation Office Agency,
Castle House,
31 Lisbon Street,

You should only use this form to register to check or challenge a property in the Central Rating List. The Central Rating List contains things like:

  • electricity, gas, and water supply networks
  • cross country pipelines
  • railways
  • telecommunications networks

Most other properties are in local rating lists. There is a different process in England for checking or challenging these properties.

Find out more about the service for properties in local rating lists.

Published 8 November 2018
Last updated 4 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Clarity on which properties are in the Central Rating List and a link to information on checking and challenging properties in local rating lists.
  2. First published.