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How to Pay your Business Rates

You can pay your Business Rates in the following ways:

  • ten or twelve monthly instalments payable on the 18th of the month (the number of instalments will be reduced for bills issued after 1 April)
  • annually, or half-yearly

You will need your Business Rates reference number before you can pay. You can pay in one of the following ways:

Pay online

To pay online you will need your:

  • Business Rates reference number (8 digits long)
  • Debit card (sorry, we do not accept credit cards).

Business Rates (NNDR) (debit card only)

Pay by direct debit or standing order

See setting up a Direct Debit or Standing Order payment.

Pay by telephone

The telephone payment service is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Please telephone 01768 867324 or 01768 865733 and have your debit card and Business Rates bill ready. You will need to refer to the front of this bill for your Business Rates reference number and the amount to pay. You will be advised of the authorisation number at the end of the call which you may wish to note.

Pay using internet or telephone banking

If you have this facility with your bank you will need our bank details which are: Sort Code 20-66-97, Account Number 20346780. The reference to use is the Reference Number shown at the top left on the front of your Business Rates bill.