Council Tax instalments, which aren't paid by Direct Debit, are due on or before the 10th of each month. You need to make your payments on time to avoid receiving reminders.
You can view your Council Tax balance online to see how much you owe.
Online payment: you can use your credit or debit card to pay your bill.
Pay your Council Tax online.
Pay by Pingit: you can use the Pingit app on your mobile device to send us a payment. Simply open the app and scan the QR code on the front of your bill to make a quick and easy payment with no need to enter your card details. For more information about the app go to
By telephone using debit or credit card: to use this option, phone our automated payments line on 01706 926180 with your card details and Council Tax reference number to hand. Lines are open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Payment at Post Offices and PayPoint outlets: you can pay at any Post Office or PayPoint outlet, but you must always present your bill or document with a barcode on when making your payment. It usually takes up to 3 working days for us to receive your payment. If you pay by cheque at the Post Office then your cheque should be made payable to 'Post Office Ltd'. This service is free.