NNDC grants 80% mandatory relief to charities and to Community Amateur Sports Clubs.
- Charities are entitled to relief from rates on any property which is used wholly or mainly for charitable purposes.
- Community Amateur Sports Clubs are entitled to relief from rates on any property which is wholly or mainly used for the purposes of that club, or that club and any other such registered club.
In the case of a shop run by a charity, the majority of the goods must have been donated. Charity shops selling only new goods have to pay in full.