Business Rates - Team

David McCausland

David McCausland BSc DipEng CES MRICS IRRV


Business Rates

David is a Partner and Head of Rating within our Lease Advisory team.

David McCausland is a civil engineering graduate of Southampton University, chartered surveyor and registered valuer.  Prior to joining Farebrother, he was Partner then Head of Rating at a long-established property advisory company in the City of London.

David has a broad experience in all aspects of property and agency advice, having acted for a wide range of commercial and industrial clients, as well as religious and other charities.  The CBI, via their Business to Business Guide, named David as one of a select few of recommended rating advisers for the 2010 Rating Revaluation. 

David is a member of the Rating Surveyors Association (RSA), the Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation (IRRV), and a member of the UK Petroleum Industries Association (UKPIA) Rating Panel.  He has spoken at the Catholic Charities Conference and various seminars.  He is also a guest lecturer for the RICS Rating Diploma course.

David joined Farebrother just after the 2017 Rating Revaluation which has introduced the biggest set of procedural changes since 1990. 

In conjunction with our growing Occupier Services team, David’s knowledge and experience will add to the all-round advice a Farebrother client, and particularly occupier clients will receive.