COVID-19 update: Cheques received up to and including 19 March 2020 have been banked and processed.

Cheques received from 20 March 2020 onwards will not be processed due to staff working remotely.
You will need to arrange different payment instead. Find other ways to pay your Council Tax or business rates
Any cheques we receive but have not processed, will be confidentially shredded and disposed of when staff return to the office.


Pay by Direct Debit

If you set up a Direct Debit to pay your business rates, you won't need to renew it or contact us every April. It'll run on automatically.

Advantages of a Direct Debit include:

  • easy and convenient
  • safe and secure
  • payments made automatically

You can also use our Direct Debit form if you need to change your bank details or date of payment.

Pay online

You can make a business rates payment online by debit card, credit card or PayPal.

Other ways to pay

If you'd prefer not to pay online, you can find out about the other ways to pay your business rates.