How to pay

AlertCouncil tax online services

Please be aware that due to planned maintenance The Council tax online portal will be unavailable from 1pm on Friday 24 February until Monday morning.

You can still check your balance and make online payments using our online payment system.

You must pay your Council tax by the first of each month. Find out what happens if you fall behind with your payments.

Direct Debit

It is secure and once set up you don’t need to worry about making payments again plus you can choose to pay on the first or fifteenth of the month.

This application form is temporarily unavailable due to maintenance. Please try again on Monday 27 February.

Internet banking or bank transfer

You will need the Council’s bank details which are

  • National Westminster Bank plc
  • sort code: 62-00-44
  • account number: 14871734
  • reference: Please quote your Council tax account number.  Failure to do this will mean we will not be able to allocate the payment.   

Debit or credit card

You can pay your Council tax online with a debit or credit card.

Make an online payment

Or you can call our express payment line on 01708 433993 and enter your card details securely. 

For credit cards, there is a 1.3% admin charge.