Payment information for business rates

Business rates are payable over ten months from 1 April to 1 January or by one annual payment on 1 April or two six-monthly payments on 1 April and 1 October.  Alternatively, you can request 12 instalments for a full year's business rates.

Pay online

Automated telephone payments

Call the automated payment line on, open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We accept Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Delta and Electron cards.

Other payment methods

Other methods of payment are Direct Debit, BACS transfer, debit or credit card and also cheque at a bank or a Post Office.

  • our bank account number for business rates only is: account number: 00360678, sort code: 30-00-00 - Lloyds Bank plc
  • Our page: other methods of payment


If you have any queries please contact the Business Rates on: