Rating Manual section 6 part 3: valuation of all property classes

Guidance for Valuation Officers.

This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.

  1. Section 1: AA and RAC hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  2. Section 5: abattoirs and slaughter houses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  3. Section 10: administration of justice - hereditaments - courts This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  4. Section 20: advertising rights, advertising stations and land used for advertising This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  5. Section 40: agricultural showgrounds This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  6. Section 50: aircraft works with airfields This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  7. Section 60: aluminium smelting works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  8. Section 65: ambulance stations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  9. Section 70: amusement parks and theme parks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  10. Section 75: aquaria This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  11. Section 77: archives This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  12. Section 79: arenas This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  13. Section 80: artificial fibre works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  14. Section 90: banks and insurance, estate agents and building society offices, etc This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  15. Section 95: beach huts This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  16. Section 100: beet sugar factories This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  17. Section 110: betting shops and offices This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  18. Section 120: bingo halls This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  19. Section 122: bird sanctuaries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  20. Section 125: guest houses and bed and breakfast accommodation This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  21. Section 130: bowling alleys This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  22. Section 137: bowling centres (indoors) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  23. Section 140: breweries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  24. Section 145: brickworks and clay tileworks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  25. Section 150: canal properties This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  26. Section 160: bulk cement storage depots This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  27. Section 170: bullion / money stores This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  28. Section 175: builders merchants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  29. Section 180: bus garages This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  30. Section 181: bus stations and park and ride This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  31. Section 185: caravans, caravan sites, parks and pitches This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  32. Section 187: land used for car boot sales, intermittent outdoor sales fairs and similar events (other than markets and livestock markets) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  33. Section 190: car washes (standalone) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  34. Section 200: car parks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  35. Section 205: car showrooms This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  36. Section 206: car auctions This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  37. Section 207: car supermarkets This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  38. Section 210: casinos and gambling clubs This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  39. Section 215: animal boarding, kennels and catteries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  40. Section 220: cement works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  41. Section 230: chemical works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  42. Section 240: cinemas This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  43. Section 250: civil airports This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  44. Section 255: civil ceremony, wedding and function venues This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  45. Section 260: clubs and institutes This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  46. Section 265: coastguard and coastwatch stations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  47. Section 270: cooking and carbonisation plant This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  48. Section 280: cold stores This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  49. Section 281: computer centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  50. Section 285: concrete batching plants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  51. Section 290: conference and exhibition centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  52. Section 300: contractors site huts This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  53. Section 310: cemeteries and burial grounds This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  54. Section 315: crematoria This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  55. Section 320: county cricket grounds This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  56. Section 330: cricket centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  57. Section 335: equestrian cross-country courses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  58. Section 337: day nurseries, nursery schools and other day care facilities for under fives This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  59. Section 340: district heating undertakings This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  60. Section 345: distilleries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  61. Section 350: docks and harbours This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  62. Section 360: domestic fuel installations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  63. Section 365: drive-in and drive-thru restaurants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  64. Section 370: educational hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  65. Section 371: electricity distribution networks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  66. Section 373: eventing courses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  67. Section 380: factories, workshops and warehouses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  68. Section 381: wholesale warehouses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  69. Section 382: factory outlet villages This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  70. Section 385: farm diversification This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  71. Section 387: farm shops This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  72. Section 390: film and TV studios This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  73. Section 392: fire stations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  74. Section 395: fish farms This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  75. Section 400: floating hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  76. Section 410: flour and provender mills This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  77. Section 420: football and rugby football league stadia This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  78. Section 430: foundries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  79. Section 431: Forestry Commission hereditaments and exemption This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  80. Section 434: game farms This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  81. Section 435: garden centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  82. Section 440: gas proessing plants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  83. Section 450: golf courses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  84. Section 455: golf driving ranges This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  85. Section 460: grain silos This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  86. Section 470: greyhound racetracks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  87. Section 475: village halls, church halls, scout huts, etc and community centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  88. Section 477: heritage railways This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  89. Section 480: holiday accommodation (self-catering) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  90. Section 485: health farms This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  91. Section 490: holiday centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  92. Section 500: horse racecourses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  93. Section 504: hospices This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  94. Section 505: NHS hospitals and health care This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  95. Section 510: hotels This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  96. Section 515: hostels, outdoor activity centres and religious retreats This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  97. Section 520a: hypermarkets and superstores This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  98. Section 520b: large food stores This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  99. Section 530: power generators This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  100. Section 535: information / visitor centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  101. Section 540: iron and steelworks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  102. Section 545: landfill sites This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  103. Section 547: land used for storage, lorry parks and scrapyards This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  104. Section 550: large shops This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  105. Section 550b: non-traditional shops This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  106. Section 560: lifeboat stations - RNLI This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  107. Section 580: livestock markets This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  108. Section 585: colleges of further education This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  109. Section 590: local authority and other maintained schools including state funded academies (but not free schools) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  110. Section 595: town halls and civic centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  111. Section 600: local authority occupations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  112. Section 605: police stations and other police hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  113. Section 610: maltings This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  114. Section 620: public libraries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  115. Section 625: public conveniences This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  116. Section 628: public service brodcast screens This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  117. Section 630: markets and market places (other than livestock markets) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  118. Section 640: marinas This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  119. Section 650: mechanised coal depots (coal concentration depots) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  120. Section 670: moorings This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  121. Section 690: motor racetracks and go kart rinks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  122. Section 700: motor vehicle works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  123. Section 710: motorway service areas / major road service areas This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  124. Section 715: museums and art galleries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  125. Section 720: night clubs and discotheques This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  126. Section 725: non-statutory water undertakings This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  127. Section 730: offices This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  128. Section 740: oil refineries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  129. Section 745: onshore oil and gas fields This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  130. Section 750: paper mills This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  131. Section 760: petrol and oil storage depots This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  132. Section 770: petrol filling stations This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  133. Section 780: pipes and pipelines This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  134. Section 790: pleasure piers This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  135. Section 795: point-to-point race courses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  136. Section 798: polo grounds This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  137. Section 800: post office properties This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  138. Section 810: potteries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  139. Section 815: newspaper printing works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  140. Section 820: public and other independent schools This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  141. Section 825: public houses, licensed restaurants and wine bars This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  142. Section 840: hospitals and healthcare This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  143. Section 845: pharmacies This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  144. Section 850: public halls This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  145. Section 860: telecommunication masts and other wireless transmission sites This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  146. Section 870: telecommunications cable networks (previously - cable TV systems) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  147. Section 871: telecommunications fibre optic networks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  148. Section 872: telecommunications switching centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  149. Section 873: tertiary telecommunications networks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  150. Section 875: resturants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  151. Section 878: retail warehouses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  152. Section 880: roadside restaurants This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  153. Section 885: residential training and conference centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  154. Section 890: serviced apartments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  155. Section 900: sewage treatment works This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  156. Section 905: self storage hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  157. Section 910: shipbuilding yards This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  158. Section 911: ship repairing yards This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  159. Section 920: shops and shopping centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  160. Section 921: showhouses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  161. Section 922: convenience stores This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  162. Section 923: amusement arcades This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  163. Section 924: food courts This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  164. Section 925: regional out of town shopping centres and city centre shopping malls This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  165. Section 930: skating rinks and skateboard parks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  166. Section 940: ski centre This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  167. Section 945: snooker halls and clubs This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  168. Section 950: the treatment of sporting rights This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  169. Section 960: local authority sports centres, tennis centres, swimming pools and leisure centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  170. Section 965: sports and leisure centres (private) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  171. Section 970: sports grounds This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  172. Section 980: sports stadia This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  173. Section 990: squash courts This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  174. Section 995: riding schools and livery stables This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  175. Section 996: racing stables / racing yards This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  176. Section 1000: historic properties This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  177. Section 1005: stud farms This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  178. Section 1006: stables and loose boxes This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  179. Section 1020: tanneries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  180. Section 1035: public telephone and interactive kiosks (including AA / RAC kiosks) This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  181. Section 1040: tennis centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  182. Section 1050: theatres, concert halls and opera houses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  183. Section 1070: timeshare complexes and holiday property bond This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  184. Section 1080: totalisators on horse racecourses This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  185. Section 1085: leisure attractions This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  186. Section 1090: transport and commercial garages This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  187. Section 1100: toll roads and bridges, including ferries This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  188. Section 1107: tyre and exhaust centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  189. Section 1110: universities and university colleges This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  190. Section 1113: vehicle testing centres This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  191. Section 1115: wafer fabrications This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  192. Section 1118: water supply hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  193. Section 1119: worm farms and farm composting hereditaments This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  194. Section 1120: sites of automatic machines This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  195. Section 1130: Zoos and safari parks This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.
  196. Section 1200: land valuations for the contractor's basis This publication is intended for Valuation Officers. It may contain links to internal resources that are not available through this version.