Pay Council Tax by telephone
Call 0300 300 8030 to make a payment. This is a 24 hour, automated telephone payment line for you to make credit or debit card Council Tax payments.
You will need:
- your Council Tax account reference number (on the front of your bill)
- the amount you want to pay
- a credit or debit card
- a pen to record your transaction number
There is a 1.8% surcharge if you pay by credit card. There is no surcharge for debit card payments.
Standard Council Tax instalments (link opens in new window) are spread over a 10 month period, due on the 5th of each month from April to January. Payment dates and amounts are on the front of your Council Tax bill.