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Pay council tax

Your yearly Council Tax charge is normally payable in 10 monthly instalments due on the first of the month. There are a number of different ways to pay your Council Tax. 

Pay by direct debit

To set up a direct debit or to edit your payment details:

Change your payment method online
  • or call 01993 861040
  • or print and return the direct debit instruction to the address on the form

Pay online

Use your account to make a Council Tax online payment

Pay by telephone

Pay by phone on 01993 861045 at any time using our automated service:

You will need your billing number to use this service which can be found in the top right hand corner of your bill.

If you do not pay your Council Tax

If you do not pay we are required by law to follow statutory Council tax enforcement procedures to recover the debt.

If you are having trouble paying contact us and we may be able to come to a payment arrangement that you can afford.