Rating Manual section 2: maintaining the rating list

The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.

The Rating Manual is primarily provided as practice guidance for Valuation Officers. The contents of the Rating Manual represent the Valuation Office Agency’s (VOA) understanding of the law at the time it was prepared and whilst it is carefully compiled, the VOA does not guarantee the completeness or accuracy of the information in it. From time to time the contents may be revised in the light of changes in legislation and decisions of the tribunals and higher courts or to reflect changing policy or valuation practice.

  1. Part 1: list alterations without service of VO notice and the impact of address-only changes The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  2. Part 2: hereditaments valued by the Central Valuation Officer The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  3. Part 2: practice note 1 - revaluation 2010 - central list hereditaments valued by the Central Valuation Officer - Matters specific to 2010 lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  4. Part 2: practice note 1 - revaluation 2005 - hereditaments valued by the Central Valuation Officer - matters specific to 2005 lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  5. Part 2: practice note 1 - revaluation 2000 - formula-rated hereditaments valued by the Central Valuation Officer - matter specific to 2000 lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  6. Part 2: practice note 1 - revaluation 1995 - formula-rated hereditament valued by the Central Valuation Officer - matters specific to 1995 lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  7. Part 2: practice note 1 - revaluation 1990 - formula-rated hereditament valued by the Central Valuation Officer - matters specific to 1990 lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  8. Part 3: estimated assessments The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  9. Part 4: Material Day The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  10. Part 5: effective dates The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  11. Part 4: appendix 1 - what are the appropriate material days? The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  12. Part 5: appendix 1 - Effective dates (following SI 2000 No 598 and SI 2002 No 498) Regulation 13A The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  13. Part 5: appendix 2 - effective dates - 2010 and later lists The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  14. Part 5: appendix 5: effective dates - 2017 lists England The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  15. Part 5: appendix 6: effective dates - 2017 lists Wales The Valuation Office Agency's (VOA) technical manual for the rating of business (non-domestic) property.
  16. Part 6: dual list maintenance England Instructions on when to undertake DLM on the 2010 and 2017 rating lists.