How to pay your Council Tax

Pay your Council Tax by Direct Debit.

Direct Debit

The easiest way to pay your Council Tax is to set up a Direct Debit in My Account and pay in monthly instalments.

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You will need:

  • your Council Tax account number, which you can find on the front of your bill
  • your bank or building society details

Choose your payment date

You can choose to set up Direct Debit payments for 3 different days of the month:

  • 1st
  • 15th
  • 25th 

You can also choose to spread your payments over 12 months, rather than the standard 10 months. 

The benefits of paying by Direct Debit

Direct Debits:

  • are secure
  • save you time and effort
  • offer guaranteed payments  
  • allow you to cancel at any time
  • are protected by the Direct Debit Guarantee

Set up a Direct Debit by post

You can also set up a Direct Debit by post

Complete the form and post it back to us.

Contact customer services: Council Tax