Paying your bill

We offer a number of options to make paying your bill, or paying for our services, as convenient as possible. In most cases you will need your payment reference number.

Please note that we cannot accept cash payments for bills or services at our customer service centre.

Online payments

Please use our online payment service to pay by debit or credit card. Payment can be made using MasterCard, Visa, Visa Electron, Maestro, Solo and JCB.

Telephone payment line

Please call our payment line 01423 556174 (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)..

In person

You can pay cash at PayPoints and Post Offices across the district for council tax. Please make sure you have your annual bill barcode with you and for housing rent please ensure you have your rent card. To find your nearest PayPoint please visit

Request a new rent card

Request a copy of your council tax bill

Useful information

Paying your council tax
Paying your business rates
Paying your rent

Other payment information

You can pay online for other council invoices, including:

  • parking and traffic charges
  • business licensing
  • any other invoices