Last updated:

6th June 2024

Council tax guidance

Register an account

Register or Sign-in to:

  • Switch to paperless billing
  • Check your balance, payments and bills
  • Manage your Direct Debit

You’ll need your Council Tax account number.

Pay by direct debit

Set up a Direct Debit

You can pay on the 1st, 10th, or 20th of the month.

You can also complete and return the Direct Debit mandate form (PDF document).

Make a one-off online payment

Make an online Council Tax payment

Have your Council Tax account number to hand. Credit and debit cards are accepted.

Pay by phone

Telephone - 24 hour payment line: 

  • Call  0300 456 0505 - have your debit or credit card details, Council Tax account number and how much you want to pay to hand

Bank transfer

Quote your 8 digit account number only (with no additional text), and use the following bank details: 

  • Sort code: 57-93-64 
  • Account number: 04579364 

Post office 

Take your Council Tax bill with the barcode on the back to make a payment.

12 monthly instalments 

You can spread your Council Tax payments over 12 months to include payments in February and March. 

If you want to pay by 12 monthly instalments email us at

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