Empty property exemptions

Empty property owned by a charity

If a property is owned or leased by a registered charity, it may qualify for an exemption of up to 6 months, while it is unoccupied. The property can be furnished or unfurnished.

Apply for an exemption for an empty property owned by a charity

To apply you will need to:

  • Download and complete the application form
  • Scan the completed application form using either a scanner or taking a picture of it using your mobile phone
  • Attach the documents and answer all of the questions on the evidence form

You will need to complete a new application each time the property becomes empty.