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 01737 276727, 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 (our bank account number for business rates only is: 00360678, sort code: 30-00-00 - Lloyds Bank plc), debit or credit card and cheque at a bank or post office.


If you have any queries please contact the Business Rates on 01737 276113 or email