Set up a Direct Debit
The easiest way to pay your business rates is to set up a regular Direct Debit.
It's also the only payment method with a choice of payment dates. You can choose from 4 different days of the month:
You can also use this form to change your bank details.
Pay by credit or debit card
Select 'Business rates' and fill in your details.
Pay by phone
Phone: 0345 3000 614, option 8.
You won't be sent a receipt. Instead you'll be given a reference number.
CHAPS, BACS or telephone banking
To pay by BACS (Bankers Automated Clearing System), CHAPS (Clearing House Automated Payment Services) or by telephone banking, quote the following details:
- National Westminster Bank PLC
- H.O. collection
- Account Number 01000624
The payment reference is '24', followed by your account reference.
Search for a PayPoint outlet
You can pay your business rates by cash only at any outlet displaying the PayPoint logo. To make payment you will need your business rate payment slip, which will be printed with a barcode.
If you wish to use a PayPoint outlet and your payment slip does not have a barcode, please contact us.